Accident Report Detail
Accident: 33095.015 - Employee Falls From Ladder And Later Dies.
Accident: 33095.015 -- Report ID: 0522500 -- Event Date: 10/06/2012
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|525980.015||07/17/2012||Par Golf Group, Inc.|
|At approximately 12:30 p.m. on July 12, 2012, Employee #1, a grounds keeper at a golf course, was working alone. He placed a ladder in the back of his pickup truck and used a chainsaw to trim tree branches. The truck was full of golf cart parts. The ladder slipped and Employee #1 fell towards the cab of the truck, striking it. He suffered a broken neck, collapsed lung, punctured aorta and a laceration to his head. Employee #1 was hospitalized and later died October 6, 2012.|
Keywords: caught in, ladder, lung, neck, head, fall, struck by, struck against, chain saw
|1||525980.015||52||M||Fatality||Puncture||Groundskeepers and gardeners, except farm|