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Accident: 201492246 - Employee Is Injured In Fall On Concrete Slab

Accident: 201492246 -- Report ID: 0950625 -- Event Date: 01/21/2009
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31291031806/12/20091771Emmett'S Excavation Inc
At approximately 2:30 p.m. on January 29, 2009, Employee #1, of Emmett's Excavation Incorporated, was standing on a smooth level concrete pad when another worker came by carrying a large box. Employee #1 stepped back to be sure he was out of the other workers way, and he fell onto his right side, dislocating his right elbow and humerous bone. Employee #1 was taken to the hospital for treatment for a dislocated right elbow and humerous bone as well as stitches for a laceration suffered in the incident.
Keywords: concrete slab, fracture, laceration, fall, arm, elbow
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other heavy construction New project or new addition $5,000,000 to $20,000,000 1
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 312910318 Non Hospitalized injury Dislocation Managers and administrators, n.e.c FallDist:
FallHt:1
Cause: Construction of playing fields, tennis courts
FatCause: Fall, other

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