Lessons Learned - Struck Head on Locking Pin

A blaster / painter was working in a cargo tank.They completed their task before making their way to the access ladder area and knelt down on the deck to remove their blast hood, so they could replace it with a hard hat. The hard hat was situated above where the they knelt.

As they stood up to retrieve their hard hat, the injured party (IP) struck their head off of a scaffold handrail locking pin, causing a superficial laceration to their scalp.

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