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Accident: 97503.015 - Framing Employee Falls And Injures Back And Head

Accident: 97503.015 -- Report ID: 0950614 -- Event Date: 07/13/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1249659.01507/25/2017Production Framing, Inc.
At 4:00 p.m. on July 13, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a construction framing c ompany, was working at a multiemployer building construction site. He was pulli ng a nail from a joist while standing with one foot on the first floor top plate and the other foot on a floor joist. Employee #1 lost his balance and fell bac kwards. As he fell, he hit his head on a brace and then landed on a concrete sl ab, a fall height of 10 feet. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 w as transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for a laceration to his back and a head concussion.
Keywords: back, building, concussion, construction, fall, fall protection, head, laceration, lost balance, struck against
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1249659.015 61 M Hospitalized injury Carpenter

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