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Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 116697.015 Event: 05/29/2019Employee Fractures Eye Bone And Back In Fall From Ladder
At 8:45 a.m. on May 29, 2019, an employee was climbing down a ladder when he bec ame dizzy and fell seven feet. The employee broke his orbital bone and fractured a vertebrae when he impacted the ground, requiring hospitalization.
Keywords: back, blunt force, blunt force trauma, climbing on ladder, dizziness, extension ladder, eye, face, fall, fall protection, fracture, head, ladder, lost balance, lost control, medical condition, struck against, underlyi
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1404764.015 Hospitalized injury Technicians, n.e.c.

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