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Accident: 200151108 - Tree Trimmer Falls From Tree After Cutting His Safety Line

Accident: 200151108 -- Report ID: 0214700 -- Event Date: 01/28/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30763329701/27/20060783Russ Tree & Landscape Services, Llc
On January 26, 2006, Employee #1 was performing a tree removal operation when he apparently cut his safety line and fell 30 to 35 ft to the ground. He died two days later as a result of his injuries.
Keywords: tree felling, lifeline, fall, neck, hand tool, tree trimming
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 307633297 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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