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Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 100014.015 Event: 10/16/2017Employee Falls From Parapet And Incurs Fracture
At 12:15 p.m. on October 16, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a roofing company, w as working at a multiemployer construction project, a one-story commercial build ing. He was installing a new roof when he walked off the parapet and fell, a fa ll height of 5 feet. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transp orted to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for a fracture.
Keywords: building, fall, fall protection, fracture, installing, repair, roof, walking surface
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1271816.015 Hospitalized injury Roofers

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