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Accident: 201612272 - Employee Injured In Fall From Roof

Accident: 201612272 -- Report ID: 1054113 -- Event Date: 02/13/2002
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30481767902/19/20021521Key Affiliates Inc
At approximately 9:00 a.m. on February 13, 2002, Employee #1, a temporary employee, was injured when he fell approximately 12 ft from a roof. Employee #1 was sweeping frost off the roof when he slipped and fell. No fall protection was used on this roof prior to the accident. Employee #1 sustained three broken ribs and a partially collapsed lung as a result of the accident and was hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, lung, roof, collapse, rib, fall, fall protection, slippery surface, unguarded
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building Maintenance or repair Under $50,000 1 16
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 304817679 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Roofing
FatCause: Fall from roof

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