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Accident Summary Nr: 200075190 - Employee Is Struck And Killed In Logging Operation

Accident Summary Nr: 200075190 -- Report ID: 0453720 -- Event Date: 10/11/2012
Inspection NrDate OpenedSICNAICSEstablishment Name
31667805111/01/20122411113310Max Montgomery Dba Montgomery Saw Mill

Abstract: On October 11, 2012, Employee #1 was walking in a forest during a logging operation. A coworker was using a chain saw to cut down a 30 ft tall and 8 in. diameter tree. As the coworker made the last cut, the tree fell and struck Employee #1, who crossed into the fall path of the tree. Employee #1 sustained traumatic injuries that killed him.

Keywords: tree felling, tree, struck by, logging

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Nr Age Sex Degree Nature of Injury Occupation
1 316678051 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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