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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1547217.015 - Usda Forest Service

Inspection Information - Office: El Paso


Inspection Nr: 1547217.015
Report ID: 0627500
Date Opened: 06/03/2021

Site Address:
Usda Forest Service
Boot Hill Nm 7 Miles North Of Mexico Border
Lordsburg, NM 88009

Mailing Address:
3005 E. Comino Del Bosque, Silver City, NM 88061

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 115310/Support Activities for Forestry

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N


Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 06/03/2021


Case Closed: 09/09/2021

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1773427
Case Status: CLOSED

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 138060.015
Event: 06/02/2021
Employee Is Killed Firefighting After Hard Skydiving Landing

At 4:46 p.m. on June 2, 2021, an employee was parachuting from a fixed wing airc raft conducting fire suppression efforts on a wildfire. Due to environmental con ditions the employee landed outside the intended landing spot resulting in a har d landing. The employee suffered multiple fractures including a skull fracture a nd brain trauma and was killed.

Keywords:aircraft, back, blunt force, blunt force trauma, concussion, face, fall, fire, fire brigade/department, fire fighter, fracture, head, rock, skull, unstable surface, walking surface, weather

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1547217.015 Fatality Firefighting occupations
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