Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 200920718 - Employee Killed In Fall While Trimming Tree
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|305266835||07/19/2002||0783||0||B & W Excavating And Land Clearing Company|
Abstract: At approximately 10:30 a.m. on July 19, 2002, Employee #1 was using a chain saw to trim an 80 ft-tall, 24 in. diameter pin oak tree. He was secured with a 0.5 in. nylon rope. Apparently, Employee #1 cut through his rope line and fell approximately 49 ft to the ground. He sustained severe injuries and died while being transported by a helicopter to a local hospital. Nine coworkers were trimming other trees nearby, but none of them saw Employee #1 fall.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||305266835||Fatality||Fracture||Construction trades, n.e.c.|