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Accident: 118883.015 - Employee Is Trimming Tree Branch With Chain Saw And Is Injur

Accident: 118883.015 -- Report ID: 0950612 -- Event Date: 08/08/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1422656.01508/13/2019New Image Landscape Company
At approximately 1:45 p.m. on August 8, 2019, an employee was trimming a tree br anch using a chainsaw. He tried to catch the tree branch that was falling on hi m causing him to lose control of the chainsaw and struck his left forearm. The e mployee was hospitalized for treatment of a lacerated left forearm.
Keywords: chain saw, forearm, laceration, tree, tree care, tree pruner
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1422656.015 36 M Hospitalized injury Laborers, except construction

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