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Accident: 14550776 - Lodged Tree Fell, Striking And Killing Employee

Accident: 14550776 -- Report ID: 1032500 -- Event Date: 12/19/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10319269601/13/19872411Kamiah Logging Inc.
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS FELLING A TREE LOCATED CLOSE TO THE TOP OF A RIDGE LINE. AS HE WAS MAKING HIS FINAL CUT, ANOTHER TREE, WHICH HAD BEEN HUNG UP IN THE TOP OF THE TREE HE WAS CUTTING, UPROOTED AND FELL ON HIM. HE DIED OF INTERNAL INJURIES.
Keywords: tree felling, work rules, lodged tree, crushed, tree, struck by, logging
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 103192696 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported

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