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Accident: 202686903 - Employee Injures Hip In Trip And Fall On Cord From A Printer

Accident: 202686903 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 02/07/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31621074902/20/20139223Ca Corrections & Rehab - Ironwood State Prison
At approximately 2:50 pm on February 07, 2013, Employee #1, of CA Corrections & Rehabilitations-Ironwood State Prison, was working in the Records department. The employee was walking over to a coworker to get some information. As Employee #1 was leaving her coworker's desk she tripped over the printer cord that was loose on the floor. The employee fell fracturing her hip. Employee #1 was transported to an area hospital, where she received hip surgery. Employee #1 remained hospitalized for two weeks.
Keywords: fracture, printing, tripped, walking surface, cord connector, fall, hip, machine--misc
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316210749 Hospitalized injury Fracture Records clerks

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