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Inspection: 119646834 - Arbor Science, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Fremont District Office
Report ID: 0950612
Open Date: 11/07/2004
Arbor Science, Inc.
4145 North 1st Street San Jose, CA 95134
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 0783/Ornamental Shrub and Tree Services
NAICS: 561730/Landscaping Services
Mailing: 15064 Charmeran Avenue, San Jose, CA 95124
On November 7, 2004, Employee #1, working for Arbor Science Inc. in San Jose, CA, was hand feeding brush and tree branches into the hopper of a Bandit, model no. 254 XP, mechanical self feed wood chipper. Employee #1 was found on the feed table, feet first, in the chipper. The chipper was equipped with a stop and reverse device located across the top along each side of the in-feed hopper. There were no witnesses to the accident.
brush chipper, tree limb, chipper, laceration
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