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Accident: 14539894 - Employee Killed When Struck By Falling Tree

Accident: 14539894 -- Report ID: 0830100 -- Event Date: 10/29/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10084766411/03/19862411Bodle Logging
At approximately 10:00 a.m. on October 29, 1986, Employee #1 felled a tree that became lodged in another tree. Instead of first removing the lodged tree, Employee #1 started bucking a log under it. The lodged tree fell, striking Employee #1 on the head and killing him.
Keywords: head, tree felling, work rules, lodged tree, struck by, logging
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 100847664 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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