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Report: Other fall to lower level less than 6 feet at HEB in Weslaco, Texas

DATE: 04/13/20

An employee was stabilizing a load on a pallet when the contents collapsed on him. He then fell out of an open dock door and landed on the receiving dock ramp. The employee sustained a head injury, two fractured ribs, and a fractured clavicle.

Report ID 2020043367  
Date 04/13/2020  
UPA 1570817  
Primary NAICS 445110  
Nature 111 Fractures
Part of Body 899 Multiple body parts, n.e.c.
Source 6692 Ramps, loading docks, dock plates
Secondary Source 6692 Ramps, loading docks, dock plates
Event 4331 Other fall to lower level less than 6 feet
Hospitalized Yes  
Amputation No  

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