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Accident: 202473260 - Worker Falls From Ladder And Lacerates Head

Accident: 202473260 -- Report ID: 0950636 -- Event Date: 01/10/2007
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30718359001/12/20073469Taiwan Wood
On January 10, 2007, the owner of Taiwan Wood located in Irwindale, California had to relocate his facility. He had an employee assist him disassemble a spray booth that measured 10 ft wide by 10 ft long by 10 ft high. At approximately 2:10 p.m., the employee carried a part of the spray booth down a ladder. When he missed a rung, he fell and injured himself. He lacerated his head but did not require hospitalization.
Keywords: head, extension ladder, dismantling, work rules, descending, laceration, manual mat handling, fall, fall protection, lost balance
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 307183590 Non Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported

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