Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 710780 - Employee Burned When Power Saw Exploded
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|124788365||10/16/1995||0851||0||Timber West Inc|
Abstract: At about 12:05 p.m. on October 13, 1995, Employee #1, of Timber West Inc., had just refueled his power saw and began work below an old landing, cutting madrone brush. This was part of a reproduction release for forest land improvement. His saw caught fire and exploded, burning his right leg, buttocks, and lower back. Employee #1 was hospitalized and scheduled for surgery.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||124788365||Hospitalized injury||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Forestry workers, except logging|