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Accident: 202551420 - Employee Fractures Elbow In Fall From Ladder

Accident: 202551420 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 06/19/2009
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31316273710/29/20091721Kristic Painting
On June 19, 2009, an employee was painting facia board on a one-story garage, using a six foot step ladder. He lost his balance and fell to the ground. The employee was transported to a hospital where he had surgery for a fractured left elbow and was hospitalized three days.
Keywords: fracture, ladder, fall, elbow, lost balance, painter
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling Alteration or rehabilitation Under $50,000 1
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 313162737 Hospitalized injury Fracture Painters, construction and maintenance FallDist:
FallHt:6
Cause: Exterior painting
FatCause: Fall from/with ladder

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