Guest falls off a moving quad chair sustained major injuries

Persona

Technologies

Technologies
Reference number
II-992054-2020 (#16837)

Location: Lower Mainland

Regulated industry sector: Passenger Ropeways – above surface ropeway

Impact

Injury
 

Injuries: 1

Injury description: Fractured sternum and a fracture of the T12 vertebra

Injury rating: Major

Incident rating: Major

Incident overview

In attempting to clear snow accumulation on the quad chair seat, guest falls off the moving chair from a height of 15-20 feet.

 

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