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Accident: 202312021 - Employee Injured In Fall From Ladder

Accident: 202312021 -- Report ID: 0950612 -- Event Date: 09/16/1999
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11968680610/13/19998211East Side Union High School District
Employee #1 was assigned to clean the filters inside a pit located near the pool deck. Employee #1 turned off the valves to drain the pit, lowered a water hose with spray nozzle into the pit, and entered the pit using a fixed ladder. Employee #1 washed down the filters and was climbing out of the pit using the ladder. Employee #1 was approximately half way up when he slipped and felled off the ladder. Employee #1 fell approximately 4 ft to the concrete surface. Employee #1 could not remember if he was carrying the water hose when he fell. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, maintenance, cleaning, ladder, fixed ladder, pit, fall
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 119686806 Hospitalized injury Fracture Machinery maintenance occupations

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