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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 1389447.015 - Ace Of Diamonds Chimney Sweep, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Maryland Hlth Reg 1

Nr: 1389447.015Report ID: 0352450Open Date: 03/28/2019

Ace Of Diamonds Chimney Sweep, Inc.
604 Washington Avenuenull
Glen Burnie, MD 21060
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC:
NAICS: 238220/ Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
Mailing: 6921 Golden Ring Roadnull, Baltimore, MD 21237

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:04/11/2019
Emphasis: S:FallClose Case:04/11/2019

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident1441027    

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 114917.015Event: 03/28/2019Employee Falls From Extension Ladder And Receives Multiple F
At 12:15 p.m. on March 28, 2019, an employee began set up to install a new chimn ey liner for a furnace and water heater. The employee prepared to climb down off the roof using a thirty-two foot extension ladder. The employee did not see tha t the ladder locks were not engaged and locked and began to step onto the ladder . Once the employee's weight was on the ladder, the ladder collapsed, which caus ed the employee to lose balance and fall approximately fourteen feet. The employ ee was hospitalized to treat fractures to the right wrist, hip and foot.
Keywords: climbing on ladder, collapse, descending, extension ladder, fall, foot, fracture, hip, ladder, lost balance, wrist
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1389447.015 Hospitalized injury Occupation Not Listed

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