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Accident: 201523719 - Employee Is Injured In Fall From Ladder To Lower Level

Accident: 201523719 -- Report ID: 0111500 -- Event Date: 12/10/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12328730204/29/20111623Mota'S Sewer Service Llc
On December 10, 2010, Employee #1 cleared the gutters of a residential home. Employee #1 stood on a ladder. According to his coworker, without any incident or warning, Employee #1 suddenly grunted in pain and fell from the ladder. Employee #1 fell approximately six ft and struck his head on the sidewalk. Employee #1 was unconscious and unresponsive. Emergency services were called. Employee #1 was transported to a hospital with life threatening head injuries, including lacerations.
Keywords: head, maintenance, roof, building, ladder, construction, laceration, fall, fall protection
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 123287302 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Laborers, except construction

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