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Accident: 170090419 - Employee Fatally Crushed By Falling Tree

Accident: 170090419 -- Report ID: 1050210 -- Event Date: 10/08/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10370275910/08/19932411Byron Brothers Cutting Company
Employee #1 was cutting down a tree. The tree set back in the opposite direction of the intended fall. The tree barber chaired and then fell on top of the employee, crushing him against another log.
Keywords: tree felling, crushed, tree, struck by, falling object, logging
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 103702759 Fatality Fracture Timber cutting and logging occupations

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