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Accident: 74895.015 - Employee Was Struck And Killed By A Tree While Clearing Land

Accident: 74895.015 -- Report ID: 0418200 -- Event Date: 03/11/2015
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1045826.01503/11/2015Mcintyre Lumber Co., Inc.

At 3:45 p.m. on March 11, 2015, an employee was cutting down trees with a chains aw. A tree that was previously leaning ended up falling and striking the employe e in the head and killing him. The employee sustained a punctured lung, and head and neck trauma.

Keywords: chain saw, falling object, head, logging, lung, neck, tree, tree felling, tree trimming

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1045826.015 55 M Fatality

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