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Accident: 93474.015 - Employee Falls From Scaffold And Is Injured

Accident: 93474.015 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 02/22/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1213236.01502/27/2017Crocker Electric Incorporated
At 10:30 a.m. on February 22, 2017, an employee was dismantling the top of a rol ling scaffold in preparation for relocating it to another area. As he was standi ng on the scaffolds built in ladder and removed the top rails of the scaffold, h e lost his balance and fell 18 feet to the concrete floor below. He suffered mu ltiple bruises and contusions as a result.
Keywords: contusion, dismantling, fall, fall protection, lost balance, scaffolding, struck against
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $1,000,000 to $5,000,000
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1213236.015 26 M Hospitalized injury Electricians' apprentices FallDist:
Cause: Interior plumbing, ducting, electrical work

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