Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 202607024 - Tree Worker Is Killed In Fall From Tree

Accident: 202607024 -- Report ID: 0352410 -- Event Date: 08/03/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31589654808/03/20110783Ocean Pines Stump Tree Removal Inc
On August 3, 2011 Employee #1, a tree climber with Ocean Pines Stump Tree Removal, Inc., was in a pine tree approximately 60 ft above the ground cutting the tree down. When he attempted to rappel down 10 ft to make another cut, his safety line slipped from the notch he had cut to secure the line. Employee #1 fell to the ground and was killed.
Keywords: tree felling, slip, tree, lanyard, fall
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 315896548 Fatality Other Timber cutting and logging occupations

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close