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Report: Other fall to lower level less than 6 feet at Patterson-UTI Drilling Company LLC in Asherton, Texas

DATE: 07/14/19

An employee was standing on a pipe rack and fell 3-4 feet to the ground. The employee sustained a fracture to the T3 vertebra.

Report ID 2019077110  
Date 07/14/2019  
UPA 1476689  
Primary NAICS 213112  
Nature 111 Fractures
Part of Body 321 Thoracic region
Source 2214 Racks-garment and other
Secondary Source 660 Floors, walkways, ground surfaces, unspecified
Event 4331 Other fall to lower level less than 6 feet
Hospitalized Yes  
Amputation No  

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