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Report: Other fall to lower level less than 6 feet at The Kroger Co. in Fort Worth, Texas

DATE: 01/11/18

An employee was standing on a step stool to ensure products were stacked neatly on a shelf when the employee missed the last step on the step stool and fell to the ground, fracturing the right hip.

Report ID 2018010352  
Date 01/11/2018  
UPA 1301507  
Primary NAICS 445110  
Nature 111 Fractures
Part of Body 341 Hip(s)
Source 7422 Step ladders
Event 4331 Other fall to lower level less than 6 feet
Hospitalized Yes  
Amputation No  

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