Incident at enroute from Toronto to Los Angeles


1996-02-14: Approximately one hour after take-off from Toronto (LBPIA), a Flight Attendant was manoeuvring a bar cart when it either fell on her or knocked her over. The Flight Attendant hit her head on the way down and was knocked unconscious. The aircraft returned to Toronto and landed without incident. The Flight Attendant remained unconscious for the return flight and approximately 1.5 hours afterwards. Shortly thereafter, the aircraft departed for Los Angeles International Airport (KLAX). Extent of injuries unknown. Ops. Impact -- unknown.


CADORS Number 1996O0060
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-02-14 - 15:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, enroute from Toronto to Los Angeles
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Cabin safety events

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 707
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA791
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Diversion,Crew incapacitation

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