Accident Report Detail
Accident: 202487302 - Employee Is Burned While Fighting Grass Fire
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|311862007||07/08/2008||9224||Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District|
At 12:20 p.m. on June 10, 2008, Employee #1, a firefighter, was responding to a grass fire. To protect a dwelling, Employee #1 deployed a one inch red line around to the side of the building while fighting the fire. A sudden change of wind brought the smoke and fire to his position. Employee #1 became disoriented and fell a number of times trying to reach safety. He incurred third-degree burns to his arms and was hospitalized for treatment.
|1||311862007||Hospitalized injury||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Occupation not reported|