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Accident: 99329.015 - Employee Falls From Roof, Incurs Leg Fractures

Accident: 99329.015 -- Report ID: 0522300 -- Event Date: 08/02/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1254111.01508/09/2017Boak & Sons Inc.
At 7:45 a.m. on August 2, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a roofing company, was working on the roof of a commercial building. He was removing old material and installing new roofing material. Employee #1 slipped on an air hose and fell, a fall height of approximately 15 feet. Emergency services were called, and Empl oyee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for multip le fractures to his right lower leg.
Keywords: building, construction, dismantling, fall, fall protection, fracture, installing, leg, material handling, roof, slip
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building Alteration or rehabilitation Under $50,000 1 15
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1254111.015 41 M Hospitalized injury Roofers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Roofing
FatCause:

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