Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 202477337 - Employee Suffers Sprain And Fracture In Slip And Fall

Accident: 202477337 -- Report ID: 0950636 -- Event Date: 03/21/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31266672005/18/20118062Downey Regional Medical Center
At approximately 11:00 a.m. on March 21, 2011, Employee #1, a health technician, was bringing a vacuum cleaner from the janitor closet to clean the floor of the emergency room when she slipped and fell. The floor was not wet or slippery. She suffered a fractured right hip and a sprained right wrist. She was hospitalized for treatment.
Keywords: fracture, health care worker, vacuum cleaner, slip, walking surface, fall, hip, sprain, wrist
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 312666720 Hospitalized injury Fracture Health technologists and technicians, n.e.c.

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.