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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 954115 - Employee Killed When Struck By Falling Tree

Accident: 954115 -- Report ID: 0355123 -- Event Date: 08/27/1991
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11236253808/28/19912411Roy L. Roach & Sons
A company was removing timber from the Paul Johnson farm near Gretna, VA. Employee #1, who was a partner in his father's logging company, was using a chain saw to cut down trees while his brother used a skidder to remove the trees. A tree that had been cut and left standing fell and struck Employee #1 on the head. He was killed.
Keywords: head, tree felling, work rules, tree, struck by, falling object, logging
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 112362538 Fatality Other Supervisors, forestry and logging workers

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