2008-10-31 Brush saw blade comes off

Location: 
Morice Mtn Ski Trails, Houston, BC
Date of Incident / Close Call: 
2008-10-31
Company Name: 
Getumdone Contracting
Details of Incident / Close Call: 

Brush Saw Blade came off with Little warning. Worker states they checked the bolt at last fuel up. No injury was sustained - blade guard deflected blade into bush.

Learnings and Suggestions: 

Ensure bolts are properly wrench-tightened at start of day and at lunch and hand checked at each re-fuel. Ensure blade guards properly attached.

For more information on this submitted alert: 

Chrisann Boucher

Getumdone Contracting 250-845-0025

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