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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 120126412 Event: 09/23/1999Iron Worker Injures Back In Fall
At approximately 12:30 p.m. on September 23, 1999, Employee #1, an iron worker employed by Orange County Erectors, Inc., was performing decking activities at a construction site at the California Speedway. He fell approximately 11 ft 3 in. and sustained multiple injuries, including a dislocated back. Employee #1 was transported by paramedics to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, where he was hospitalized for two days.
Keywords: erection process, iron worker, work rules, construction, back, steel erection, dislocated, fall, fall protection
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 120126412 Hospitalized injury Fracture Structural metal workers

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