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Accident: 201070968 - Employee Is Injured When Struck By Tent Pole

Accident: 201070968 -- Report ID: 0950632 -- Event Date: 04/22/2007
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31081118704/23/20077359Raphael'S Party Rental
On April 22, 2007, Employee #1, who worked for a party rental company, was dismantling a commercial party tent at a public park. He was struck in the groin by one of the heavy metal poles used to support the tent. Employee #1 was taken to the emergency room, where he was treated and released on the same day. That night, however, he died in his sleep. Investigation of the incident concluded that his death was not related to his injury.
Keywords: dismantling, metal pole, struck by, contusion, leg
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 310811187 Non Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Laborers, except construction

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