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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 202552626 - Worker Is Struck By Tree And Sustains Sprain In Leg

Accident: 202552626 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 02/03/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31316916102/07/20119111City Of Placentia
On February 3, 2011, an employee was working as a maintenance crew leader for a city landscaping crew. As the crew was cutting down a tree, part of it hit the employee on his left leg. He sustained a sprain that did not require hospitalization. His injury further did not meet the requirements to be reportable to the Division. The Division had been notified by a local fire department on the same day that the employee had sustained a possible fracture of his left leg.
Keywords: maintenance, tree felling, tree, struck by, falling object, sprain, leg
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 313169161 Non Hospitalized injury Strain/Sprain Painters, construction and maintenance

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