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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 126202803 - La City Water & Power

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Los Angeles

Nr: 126202803Report ID: 0950641Open Date: 03/05/2009

La City Water & Power
1630 N. Main St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Union Status: Union
SIC: 4941/Water Supply
NAICS: 221310/Water Supply and Irrigation Systems
Mailing: 1350 S. Wall St., 2nd Fl, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/05/2009
Close Case:08/04/2009

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202540530Event: 02/17/2009Employee Is Injured In Fall From Ladder
At approximately 11:00 a.m. on February 17, 2009, an employee was working in building 11A and was working deenergized to install electrical fixtures on the ceiling in the building. The employee stated that he was working from an 8 ft A-frame ladder and was climbing down the ladder, when his foot slipped and he fell. The employee stated that he was either on the third or fourth step from the top, approximately 4-5 ft from the ground, when he fell. There were no witnesses to the accident. The employee was taken to USC hospital and then transferred to White Memorial, where he was hospitalized and received surgery for a dislocated right elbow and a fractured pelvis.
Keywords: fracture, electrician, ladder, slip, dislocated, pelvis, fall, elbow
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 126202803 Hospitalized injury Fracture Electricians

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