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Accident: 200450435 - Employee Killed When Struck By Falling Tree

Accident: 200450435 -- Report ID: 0418600 -- Event Date: 08/18/1998
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30033417408/20/19982411T & T Logging, Inc.
Employee #1 was felling two sweet gum trees that became lodged together. He then cut down an oak tree. When the oak struck the ground, one of the sweet gum trees became free and it fell, striking him on the back and head. Employee #1 was killed instantly.
Keywords: head, tree felling, work rules, lodged tree, back, tree, struck by, falling object, logging
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 300334174 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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