Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201154689 - Employee Suffers Ruptured Disc In Back
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|125966267||03/15/2001||7011||Snow Summit Mountain Resort|
At about 8:30 a.m. on February 28, 2001, Employee #1, a chair lift operator, was working for a ski resort operator. His supervisor was transporting him to his workstation. The snowmobile hit a set of moguls bouncing the employee riding on the back up off the seat. As Employee #1 came down, the seat and snowmobile were coming back up. The impact compressed his spine and ruptured a lower disk in his back. Employee #1 was hospitalized for his injury.
|1||125966267||Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Hoist and winch operators|