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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 98137.015 Event: 08/08/2017Worker Falls And Incurs Multiple Fractures When Lanyard Brea
At 9:30 a.m. on August 8, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a construction company, was engaged in concrete work at a multiemployer construction project, a sewer/w ater treatment plant. While moving laterally and repositioning himself on top o f a steel and concrete form, Employee #1 slipped off the form and fell to the co ncrete floor, a fall height of 16 feet. Emergency services were called, and Emp loyee #1 was transported to the hospital, admitted, and treated for fractures to his skull, hip, and wrist. According to the subsequent investigation, his retr actable lanyard appears to have broken during the process of arresting his fall.
Keywords: concrete form work, construction, fall, fall protection, fracture, hip, lanyard, skull, wrist
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1254571.015 Hospitalized injury

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