Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201000270 - Employee Dies After Striking Head On Road Surface

Accident: 201000270 -- Report ID: 0253690 -- Event Date: 10/20/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30698604307/13/20099224Mahopac Falls Fd
On October 20, 2008, Employee #1, a volunteer firefighter, was observed entering the cab of the fire truck to retrieve an air tank. Due to unknown reasons, he fell from the truck and struck his head on the road surface. Employee #1 was transported to the North Westchester Restorative Therapy and Nursing Center. When his condition worsened, he was transferred to the Hudson Valley Hospital Center. Employee #1 died on July 5, 2009.
Keywords: firefighter, head, struck against, truck, fall, concussion, tank
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 306986043 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.