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Accident: 202718664 - Employee Sustains Fracture In Fall As A Wall Collapses

Accident: 202718664 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 09/28/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31621421211/01/20131799Cg Scaffolding
At about 8:00 a.m. on September 28, 2013, Employee #1, with Cg Scaffolding, was installing guardrails on a bracket/stacker scaffold on an architectural wall in the front of a two-story house. As Employee #1 was installing the last section of the guardrails, the architectural wall gave way. Employee #1 fell, with the wall, 16 feet and six ins. on to a concrete floor. Employee #1 was hospitalized for five weeks with an unspecified fracture.
Keywords: fracture, guardrail, wall, collapse, fall, scaffold
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition Under $50,000 2
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 316214212 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Other Activities-Post Decking Detail Work
FatCause: Fall from/with scaffold

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