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Inspection: 116434531 - Charles Logging
Inspection Information - Office: Norfolk
Report ID: 0316300
Open Date: 10/22/1997
3 Miles Off Shady Lane George Washington Forest Covington, VA 24426
Union Status: NonUnion
Mailing: 4911 Johnson Creek Road, Covington, VA 24426
Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14509319
Employee Killed When Struck By Tree
Employee #1, age 20, was limbing a fallen tree when another tree fell, striking him in the head. He was killed. The tree which struck him was partially rotten at its base and fell in a strong gust of wind.
head, high wind, tree felling, work rules, limbing, tree, struck by, logging
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