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Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 108792.015 Event: 08/23/2018Employee Fractures Shoulder When Aerial Lift Pops Free And T
At 5:00 p.m. on August 23, 2018, an employee was painting steel beams while on a n aerial lift. While moving the lift to the next location, the basket caught on a beam and as the basket broke free, the bouncing motion caused the employee to be thrown against another beam and receive a chipped (fractured) shoulder.
Keywords: aerial lift, beam, caught by, ejected, fracture, painter, shoulder, struck against, struck by
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1343340.015 Hospitalized injury Painters, construction and maintenance

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