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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 93669.015 Event: 03/06/2017Employee Falls Down Elevator Shaft And Fractures Skull
At 8:00 a.m. on March 6, 2017, an employee was riding a mill elevator when he fe ll into the elevator shaft. The employee struck his head, sustaining a fractured skull, which he was hospitalized and received treatment.
Keywords: elevator, elevator shaft, fall, fall protection, fracture, skull, struck against
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1215170.015 Hospitalized injury Occupation Not Listed

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