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Accident: 201497443 - Employee Suffers Head Trauma In Fall From A Cooling Tower

Accident: 201497443 -- Report ID: 0950625 -- Event Date: 10/17/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31672156201/31/20135148Chiquita Brands International, Inc
At approximately 8:15 a.m. on October 17, 2012, Employee #1, of Chiquita Brands International, Inc., was working on a cooling tower at a height of approximately 15-ft. The employee tripped and fell to the ground. Employee #1 was transported to Community Regional Medical Center located in Fresno, CA, where he was treated for head trauma. Employee #1 remains hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, head, cooling tower, tripped, fall, tower
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316721562 Hospitalized injury Concussion Helpers, mechanics and repairers

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