The Nagasaki-Isahaya Labor Standards Inspection Office has designated Tominaga Garden Co., Ltd. (Omura City, Nagasaki Prefecture) and its representative director as Article 21 of the Industrial Safety and Health Act (operator) in connection with the occupational accident that occurred in September 2nd year of the Ordinance.
Documents were sent to the Nagasaki District Public Prosecutor’s Office on suspicion of violation. Suspected of not taking fall prevention measures.
The industrial accident occurred at a work site in Omura City. While a company worker was logging a tree branch, he crashed into a waterway from a 2.5-meter-high retaining wall and was seriously injured.
The company is suspected of neglecting measures to prevent the crash, such as installing handrails.