Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 170701056 - Employee'S Forearm Injured When Struck By Chain Saw
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|125907865||09/18/1997||9223||0||California Rehab Center|
Abstract: Employee #1, an inmate worker, had been assigned to a work detail trimming tree branches at a fire station. He was using a chain saw to cut a 3 in. diameter branch. After he made the final cut, the branch fell and then rebounded back up after hitting a concrete walk and wall. It struck Employee #1 in the face, and the chain saw struck his right forearm. He suffered a deep laceration, including nerve and tendon damage.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||125907865||Hospitalized injury||Cut/Laceration||Groundskeepers and gardeners, except farm|