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Report: Other fall to lower level less than 6 feet at Direct Airflow Distrbutors, Inc in Austin, Texas

DATE: 01/13/20

An employee was attempting to exit a tractor trailer by climbing over a pallet when he fell approximately 4 to 5 feet out of the trailer and onto the ground, breaking his left hip.

Report ID 2020010325  
Date 01/13/2020  
UPA 1535958  
Inspection 1457021  
Primary NAICS 423720  
Nature 111 Fractures
Part of Body 341 Hip(s)
Source 8421 Semi, tractor-trailer, tanker truck
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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