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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 4
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $695 $0 $695
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $695 $0 $695
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3203 A 03/10/1998 04/10/1998 $85 $85 $0 -
  2. 01002 Other 6251 D 03/10/1998 04/10/1998 $85 $85 $0 -
  3. 01003 Other 6251 A 03/10/1998 03/24/1998 $175 $175 $0 -
  4. 01004 Other 6275 E01 03/10/1998 11/06/1997 $350 $350 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170724314 Event: 10/27/1997Employee Injured When Struck By Falling Tree
On October 27, 1997, Employee #1, age 18, was felling a hold tree that was supporting a previously cut tree he had attempted to bring down when the cut tree fell unexpectedly on him. He sustained a fractured right femur and lower left leg, and a laceration to his forehead. Employee #1 worked for a subcontractor of the U.S. Forest Service, for a company that thinned trees less than 12 in. dbh (diameter at breast height).
Keywords: fracture, tree felling, work rules, forehead, lodged tree, laceration, tree, struck by, logging, leg
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 125674010 Hospitalized injury Fracture Timber cutting and logging occupations

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