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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 202719035 - Truck Driver Falls While Climbing On Truck

Accident: 202719035 -- Report ID: 0950612 -- Event Date: 12/03/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31721690112/12/20134212Monterey City Disposal Service Inc.
At 5:00 a.m. on December 3, 2013, an employee was working as a residential truck driver for the Monterey City Disposal Service Inc., in Monterey, CA. He was not a contract worker. He was climbing up on a truck from an area that was not intended to provide access when he slipped and fell to the ground. He sustained a fractured wrist. He was taken to Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, where he remained for more than 24 hours. The service's operations manager reported the incident at 10:09 a.m. on December 4, 2013.
Keywords: fracture, garbage truck, slip, truck, walking surface, fall, truck driver, wrist
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 317216901 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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