Accident Report Detail
Accident: 78938.015 - Employee Is Struck And Killed By Falling Tree Limb
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1085746.015||08/14/2015||Larry Jones Jr|
At 11:30 a.m. on August 13, 2015, an employee finished felling a 55 feet, 19 inc h diameter poplar tree and walked approximately 10 feet in a 45 degree angle uph ill away from the stump. The employee was then struck in the head by a 4 inch di ameter, 18 feet 6 inch long tree limb which fell from another poplar tree locate d 7 feet 6 inches behind and to the east of the tree being felled. The limb fell from approximately 60 feet. The employee received head trauma and died.
|1||1085746.015||48||M||Fatality||Laborers, except construction|