Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 731216 - Employee Killed When Struck By Falling Tree Top
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|103995809||07/19/1988||9190||0||Department Of Natural Resources|
Abstract: At approximately 9:50 a.m. on July 19, 1988, Employee #1 and a coworker were using chain saws to fell trees on a Boy Scout trail, one half mile southeast of Kilsoquah Campground, Huntington Reservation, IN. A partially broken tree top fell and struck Employee #1 on the left side of his skull, killing him instantly. The coworker was not injured. Employee #1 and the coworker were not using personal protective equipment.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||103995809||Fatality||Concussion||Forestry workers, except logging|