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Report: Other fall to lower level, unspecified at Pappas Restaurants, Inc. in Houston, Texas

DATE: 11/13/18

An employee was using an 8-foot step ladder to access boxes stored on an upper shelf when the employee fell from the ladder to the floor, suffering a lumbar spine injury.

Report ID 20181111691  
Date 11/13/2018  
UPA 1400619  
Primary NAICS 722511  
Nature 1120 Traumatic injuries to spinal cord, unspecified
Part of Body 322 Lumbar region
Source 7422 Step ladders
Secondary Source 6629 Floor, n.e.c.
Event 4330 Other fall to lower level, unspecified
Hospitalized Yes  
Amputation No  

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