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Accident: 97436.015 - Employee Fractures Leg When Struck By Falling Tree

Accident: 97436.015 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 06/29/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1249145.01507/24/2017La Cooperativa Campesina De California

At approximately 10:00 a.m. on June 29, 2017, an employee was cutting down a tre e with a chain saw. The tree twisted while falling, changed directions and hit t he employee's legs. The employee suffered two leg fractures and was hospitalized .

Keywords: chain saw, falling object, fracture, leg, struck by, tree, tree felling

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1249145.015 25 M Hospitalized injury Chainsaw Operator

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