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Accident: 14273171 - Employee Killed When Crushed By Falling Tree

Accident: 14273171 -- Report ID: 0111100 -- Event Date: 01/05/1989
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10339400301/10/19892411Ed Caron
Employee #1 tried to fell a 50 ft tree during high winds. He did not cut the tree properly and was hit by the falling tree and died of crushing injuries.
Keywords: high wind, tree felling, work rules, crushed, tree, struck by, falling object, logging
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 103394003 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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