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Accident: 36236.015 - Employee Struck By Tree And Is Killed

Accident: 36236.015 -- Report ID: 0317700 -- Event Date: 12/12/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
785341.01512/13/2012Midway Oilfield Constructors, Inc.
At 12:15 p.m. on December 12, 2012, an employee was felling a tree. The 1 ft di ameter tree was under pressure from from another large tree that was leaning aga inst the top. As the employee was cutting through, the trunk broke apart and swu ng up, striking the employee in the head, killing him.
Keywords: chain saw, head, logging, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 785341.015 41 M Fatality Laborers, except construction

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