Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 170167050 - Employee Injured When Brake Jarred Off Chain Saw
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|120164454||02/06/1997||8211||0||Fullerton School District|
Abstract: Employee #1, a gardener, was on a ladder cutting a tree limb with a hand-held chain saw. He was 3 ft above the ground when the tree limb, which had already been cut through, gently bumped him. Employee #1 lost his balance and slipped down the ladder to the ground. The brake on the chain saw, which had been set, was jarred off, and he sustained cuts on his shoulder and upper arm.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||120164454||Hospitalized injury||Cut/Laceration||Groundskeepers and gardeners, except farm|