A man was seriously injured in a fall from a tree October 6, 2023, in Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin. First responders were called to a residence where a man had fallen 20 to 30 feet from a tree he’d been trimming, injuring his leg. He was flown by Flight for Life helicopter to a hospital, […]
A tree worker died when he fell from the bucket of an aerial lift while trimming trees October 3, 2023, in Franklin County, North Carolina. Raymond Edward Morgan Jr., 44, of Zebulon, N.C., fell approximately 60 feet. First responders stated that he went into cardiac arrest while being transported to the hospital, according to a […]
A bucket operator was injured when the aerial-lift boom he was in failed September 13, 2023, in Canterbury, New Hampshire. The boom operator fell to the ground. The extent of the operator’s injuries were not known at the time of the report, which was related directly to TCIA staff.
A tree care company owner-operator was seriously injured when he fell from a tree he was cutting August 28, 2023, in Freeman, Missouri. Michael Richardson, 41, of Freeman, sustained serious injuries, including a shattered pelvis and femur, according to a Fox 4 news report.
A worker was seriously injured when he fell from a bucket truck August 28, 2023, in Marlborough, Massachusetts. The 38-year-old man fell at least 20 feet and sustained life-threatening injuries, according to a Boston News 5 report.