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Accident: 112297.015 - Employee Is Killed When Ejected From Truck Bucket While Trim

Accident: 112297.015 -- Report ID: 0420600 -- Event Date: 12/28/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1369237.01501/02/2019Jacob Helmuth'S Tree Service
At 8:15 a.m. on December 28, 2018, an employee was pulling down a tree limb with a rope and a hydraulic winch from a bucket truck. The employee was thrown from the trucks bucket when the limb broke free and he fell approximately 30 feet t o the ground. The employee was killed
Keywords: boom truck, ejected, fall, rope, tree limb, tree trimming, winch
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1369237.015 50 M Fatality

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