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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 300856655 - Employee Injured By Thrown Hammer

Accident: 300856655 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 11/17/2001
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30085665502/01/20021711Blake Air Conditioning & Service Co. Inc.
At approximately 2:00 p.m. on November 17, 2001, Employee #1, an air conditioning installer employed by Blake Air Conditioning & Service Co. Inc., was part of an air conditioning installation crew that was installing a vent relief cover. Employee #1 sustained a serious head injury when he was struck by a hammer that had been thrown at him. The employee was transported by paramedics to the Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in Colton, CA and was hospitalized for 3 days.
Keywords: head, installing, ventilation, air conditioner, construction, struck by, hand tool
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition $50,000 to $250,000 1 28
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 300856655 Hospitalized injury Fracture Helpers, mechanics and repairers FallDist:
Cause: Installing equipment (HVAC and other)
FatCause: Struck by falling object/projectile

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