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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201180213 - Employee Injured From 7 Ft Fall From Wall

Accident: 201180213 -- Report ID: 0950611 -- Event Date: 09/23/1999
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12549594510/01/19991541Conco Cement Co.
At approximately 10:30 a.m. on September 23, 1999, an accident occurred on a construction site in San Francisco, California. An employee, a carpenter, was working in the basement of building B3 installing imbeds into a rebar steel wall, when he fell from the wall seriously injuring himself. The employee fell approximately 7 to 10 ft at the time of the accident. According to the employee, he was wearing a harness and lanyard when he fell, but was not tied off. Apparently, he was moving from one location to another when he slipped and fell. There were no eyewitnesses to the accident.
Keywords: wall, carpenter, construction, back, dislocated, fall, fall protection, tie-off
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $20,000,000 and over 10 10
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 125495945 Hospitalized injury Dislocation Carpenters FallDist:
FallHt:7
Cause: Erecting structural steel
FatCause: Fall, other

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