Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201392768 - Logger Felling Trees Is Killed When Struck By A Falling Tree
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|315394387||12/13/2012||2411||K & S Logging Llc|
On December 13, 2012, Employee #1, with K & S Logging LLC, was felling trees using a chainsaw. After being cut, tree #1 became lodged in tree #2. Employee cut a limb from tree #2 in an attempt to use the falling limb to drop tree #1. This was unsuccessful, Employee #1 returned to tree #1 and began cutting. This released the limb from tree #2 striking and killing Employee #1. Employee #1 was found by an owner of K & S Logging LLC.
|1||315394387||Fatality||Other||Occupation not reported|