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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 129871.015 - Employee Is Killed When Struck In Head By Falling Limb

Accident: 129871.015 -- Report ID: 0522300 -- Event Date: 09/24/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1494784.01509/28/2020A Cut Above Tree Service, Llc
At 9:15 a.m. on September 24, 2020, Employee # 1 was preparing to use a wood chi pper. As the crane lifted the cut tree, a limb contacted another tree causing it to snap off and fall on the employee's head. Employee # 1 sustained a fatal inj uries to the spine by the falling tree limb. He was killed.
Keywords: crane, falling object, head, limbing, spine, struck by, tree, tree limb, tree trimming
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1494784.015 57 M Fatality Timber cutting and logging occupations

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