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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 315116905 - Guilford County Schools Dba Allen Jay Elementary S

Inspection Information - Office: Nc Winston-Salem

Nr: 315116905Report ID: 0453720Open Date: 12/21/2010

Guilford County Schools Dba Allen Jay Elementary S
1311 East Springfield Road
High Point, NC 27265
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 8211/Elementary and Secondary Schools
NAICS: 611110/Elementary and Secondary Schools

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Health Close Conference:02/25/2011
Planning Guide: Health-Manufacturing Close Case:05/04/2011
Emphasis: S:Program Improvements

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 19040039 A 03/02/2011 03/07/2011 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200074607Event: 12/07/2010Employee Falls And Fractures Foot; Later Dies From Embolism
On December 7, 2010, Employee #1, a kindergarten teacher, was escorting school children to the bus parking lot to load the school buses when she tripped over a patched area in the parking lot and fell. Employee #1 was wearing high heels. She proceeded to her personal doctor and was diagnosed with a fractured right foot. The doctor referred her to an orthopedic specialist, who fitted her with a cast. Six days later, Employee #1 was admitted to the hospital with pulmonary emboli in both lungs. She died on the seventh day after the fall due to cardiac arrest as a consequence of the pulmonary emboli.
Keywords: fracture, fall, pulmonary embolism, work surface, foot
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 315116905 Fatality Fracture Teachers, elementary school

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