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Report: Other fall to lower level 6 to 10 feet at ADCO Companies, Ltd. in Lafayette, Louisiana
An employee servicing a package boiler was on the forks of a forklift, attempting to move pipe. He fell approximately 8 feet off the forks and onto the concrete, suffering a head laceration (that required surgery), a broken left ring finger, three chipped vertebrae, and a potential concussion.
|Nature||1839||Fractures and other injuries, n.e.c.|
|Part of Body||899||Multiple body parts, n.e.c.|
|Source||8621||Forklift, order picker, platform truck-powered|
|Event||4332||Other fall to lower level 6 to 10 feet|
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