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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 99533.015 - Employee Is Struck By Tree Being Cut Down And Suffers Multip

Accident: 99533.015 -- Report ID: 1054116 -- Event Date: 06/01/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1242826.01506/05/20170782317717387 - Western Pacific Tree Service Inc
At 10:15 a.m. on June 1, 2017, an employee was clearing brush while a tree was being cut down nearby. The employee was struck by a tree that was being felled and suffered multiple leg fractures. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: struck by, fracture, leg, tree felling
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1242826.015 40 M Hospitalized injury Fracture Laborers, except construction FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Site clearing and grubbing
FatCause: Struck by falling object/projectile

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