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Accident: 201620671 - Employee Sustained Abrasions When Struck By Haulback Line

Accident: 201620671 -- Report ID: 1054116 -- Event Date: 03/16/2001
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30392465803/22/20012411Bzh Logging Inc
At approximately 3:00 p.m. on March 16, 2001, Employee #1, a hooktender, was walking out of the logging unit at the end of the work day. He walked out of the unit in close proximity to the haulback line. When another employee, a yard engineer, brought the last stack of logs in the haulback line, it apparently struck Employee #1 in the face, causing multiple abrasions and a fractured nose. He was transported by crew members to the local hospital for medical treatment. Subsequently, he was transferred to another hospital for additional medical treatment by a specialist.
Keywords: fracture, log, nose, abrasion, logger, haulback line, struck by, face, logging
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 303924658 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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