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Code Narrative Description
Burn or Scald – Heat or Cold Exposures– Contact With -Chemicals Includes hydrochloric acid, sulfuric acid, battery acid, methanol, antifreeze.
Burn or Scald – Heat or Cold Exposures– Contact With -Hot Objects or Substances
Burn or Scald – Heat or Cold Exposures– Contact With -Temperature Extremes Non-impact injuries resulting in a burn due to hot or cold temperature extremes. Includes freezing or frostbite.
Burn or Scald – Heat or Cold Exposures– Contact With -Fire or Flame
Burn or Scald – Heat or Cold Exposures– Contact With -Steam or Hot Fluids
Burn or Scald – Heat or Cold Exposures– Contact With -Welding Operation Includes welder's flash (burns to skin or eyes as a result of exposure to intense light from welding.)
Burn or Scald – Heat or Cold Exposures– Contact With -Radiation Includes effects of ionizing radiation found in X- rays, microwaves, nuclear reactor waste, and radiating substances and equipment. Includes non-ionizing radiation such as sunburn.
Burn or Scald – Heat or Cold Exposures– Contact With -Contact With, NOC Not otherwise classified in any other code. Includes cleaning agents and fertilizers.
Burn or Scald – Heat or Cold Exposures– Contact With -Cold Objects or Substances
Burn or Scald – Heat or Cold Exposures– Contact With -Abnormal Air Pressure
Burn or Scald – Heat or Cold Exposures– Contact With -Electrical Current Includes electric shock, electrocution and lightning.
Caught In, Under or Between -Machine or Machinery Running or meshing objects, a moving and a stationary object, two or more moving objects
Caught In, Under or Between -Object Handled Includes medical hospital bed & parts, wheelchair, clothespin vise.
Caught In, Under or Between -Caught In, Under or Between, NOC Not otherwise classified in any other code.
Caught In, Under or Between -Collapsing Materials (Slides of Earth) Either man made or natural.
Cut, Puncture, Scrape Injured By -Broken Glass
Cut, Puncture, Scrape Injured By -Hand Tool, Utensil; Not Powered Includes needle, pencil, knife, hammer, saw, axe, screwdriver.
Cut, Puncture, Scrape Injured By -Object Being Lifted or Handled Includes being cut, punctured or scraped by a person or object being lifted or handled.
Cut, Puncture, Scrape Injured By -Powered Hand Tool, Appliance Includes drill, grinder, sander, iron, blender, welding tools, nail gun.
Cut, Puncture, Scrape Injured By -Cut, Puncture, Scrape, NOC Not otherwise classified in any other code. Includes power actuated tools.
From Different Level (Elevation)From Ladder or Scaffolding
From Different Level (Elevation)From Liquid or Grease Spills
From Different Level (Elevation)Into Openings Includes mining shafts, excavations, floor openings, elevator shafts.
From Different Level (Elevation)On Same Level
From Different Level (Elevation)Slip, or Trip, Did Not Fall Slip or trip and did not come in contact with the floor or ground.
From Different Level (Elevation)Fall, Slip or Trip, NOC Not otherwise classified in any other code. Includes tripping over object, slipping on organic material, slip but fall not specified.
From Different Level (Elevation)On Ice or Snow
From Different Level (Elevation)On Stairs
Motor Vehicle -Crash of Water Vehicle
Motor Vehicle -Crash of Rail Vehicle
Motor Vehicle -Collision or Sideswipe With Another Vehicle Vehicle collision, both vehicles in motion.
Motor Vehicle -Collision with a Fixed Object Collision occurring with standing vehicle or stationary object.
Motor Vehicle -Crash of Airplane
Motor Vehicle -Vehicle Upset Includes overturned or jackknifed.
Motor Vehicle -Motor Vehicle, NOC Not otherwise classified in any other code. Includes injuries due to sudden stop or start, being thrown against interior parts of the vehicle and vehicle contents being thrown against occupants.
Strain or Injury By -Continual Noise Injury to ears or hearing due to the cumulative effects of constant or repetitive noise.
Strain or Injury By -Twisting Free bodily motion that imposes stress or strain on some part of body. Includes assumption of unnatural position, involuntary motions induced by sudden noise, fright or loss of balance.
Strain or Injury By -Jumping or Leaping
From Different Level (Elevation)From Different Level (Elevation) Includes collapsing chairs, falling from piled materials, off wall, catwalk, bridge.
Strain or Injury By -Holding or Carrying Applies to objects or people. Includes restraining a person.
Strain or Injury By -Lifting Includes objects or people.
Strain or Injury By -Pushing or Pulling Includes objects or people.
Strain or Injury By -Reaching
Strain or Injury By -Using Tool or Machinery
Strain or Injury By -Strain or Injury By, NOC Not otherwise classified in any other code.
Strain or Injury By -Wielding or Throwing Physical effort or overexertion from attempts to resist a force applied by an object being handled.
Strain or Injury By -Repetitive Motion Cumulative injury or condition caused by continual, repeated motions; strain by excessive use. Includes Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
Strain or Injury By -Moving Part of Machine
Strain or Injury By -Object Being Lifted or Handled
Strain or Injury By -Sanding, Scraping, Cleaning Operation Include scratches or abrasions caused by sanding, scraping, cleaning operations.
Strain or Injury By -Stationary Object
Strain or Injury By -Stepping on Sharp Object
Struck or Injured By -Fellow Worker, Patient or Other Person Struck by co-worker, either on purpose or accidentally. Includes being struck by a patient while lifting or moving them not in act of a crime.
Struck or Injured By -Falling or Flying Object
Struck or Injured By -Hand Tool or Machine in Use
Struck or Injured By -Motor Vehicle Applies when a person is struck by a motor vehicle, including rail vehicles, water vehicles, airplanes.
Struck or Injured By -Moving Parts of Machine
Struck or Injured By -Object Being Lifted or Handled Includes dropping object on body part.
Struck or Injured By -Object Handled By Others Includes another person dropping object on injured person's body part.
Struck or Injured By -Struck or Injured, NOC Not otherwise classified in any other code. Includes kicked, stabbed, bitten.
Struck or Injured By -Animal or Insect Includes bite, sting or allergic reaction.
Struck or Injured By -Explosion or Flare Back Rapid expansion, outbreak, bursting, or upheaval. Includes explosion of cars, bottles, aerosol cans, or buildings. "Flare back" involves superheated air and combustible gases at temperatures just below the ignition temperature.
Rubbed or Abraded By -Repetitive Motion Caused by repeated rubbing or abrading; applies to non-impact cases in which the injury was produced by pressure, vibration or friction between the person and the source of injury. Includes callous, blister.
Rubbed or Abraded By -Rubbed or Abraded, NOC Not otherwise classified in any other code. Includes foreign body in ears.
Miscellaneous Causes -Absorption, Ingestion or Inhalation, NOC Not otherwise classified in any other code. Applies only to non-impact cases in which the injury resulted from inhalation, absorption (skin contact), or ingestion of harmful substances.
Miscellaneous Causes -Foreign Matter (Body) in Eye(s) Injury to eyes resulting from foreign matter that is not otherwise classified in any other code.
Miscellaneous Causes -Natural Disasters Injury resulting from natural disaster. Includes hurricane, earthquake, tornado, flood, forest fire.
Miscellaneous Causes -Person in Act of a Crime Specific injury, other than gunshot, caused as a result of contact between injured person and another person in the act of committing a crime. Includes robbery or criminal assault.
Miscellaneous Causes -Other Than Physical Cause of Injury Stress, shock, or psychological trauma that
Miscellaneous Causes -Mold develops in relation to a specific incident or cumulative exposure to conditions.
Strain or Injury By -Striking Against or Stepping On, NOC Not otherwise classified in any other code.
Miscellaneous Causes -Gunshot Includes mildew.
Miscellaneous Causes -Terrorism Injury is caused by the discharge of a firearm. Includes instances where injury arises from being struck by the fired projectile, burned by muzzle blast or deafened by report of gunshot.
Miscellaneous Causes -Cumulative, NOC An act that causes injury to human life, committed by one or more individuals as part of an effort to coerce a population group(s) or to influence the policy or affect the conduct of any government(s) by coercion.
Miscellaneous Causes -Other - Miscellaneous, NOC Cumulative, not otherwise classified in any other code. Involves cases in which the cause of injury occurred over a period of time, any condition increasing in severity over time.
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Burn or Scald Heat or Cold Exposures Contact With Dust,Gases,FumesorVapors Includes inhalation of carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, propane, methane, silica (quartz), asbestos dust and smoke.