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Accident: 170032890 - Employee Killed By Falling Tree

Accident: 170032890 -- Report ID: 0111100 -- Event Date: 11/05/1991
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10274845611/06/19912411Jean Marc Boulet
Employee #1, who was employed by Jean Marc Boulet as a wood cutter, was working at the felling area located at the Caucomgomoc Lake job site. The employee was setting up the choker cables to haul out some of his felled trees. On the afternoon of November 5, 1991, while he was setting the last choker, a tree in the felling area that was found to be partially dead became disturbed and uprooted, falling on the employee and crushing his skull. He was killed.
Keywords: tree felling, crushed, skull, tree, struck by, falling object, logging
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 102748456 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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