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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1454995.015 - Penn Line Corporation

Inspection Information - Office: Columbus

Nr: 1454995.015Report ID: 0522500Open Date: 01/10/2020

Penn Line Corporation
Near Intersection Of State Route 152 And County Route 36
Bloomingdale, OH 43910
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC:
NAICS: 237130/Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
Mailing: 300 Scottdale Avenue, Scottdale, PA 15683

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:01/13/2020
Close Case:04/16/2020

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident1532928    
Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 123073.015Event: 01/09/2020Employee Is Killed When Struck By Falling Tree
At 3:45 p.m. on January 9, 2020, Employee #1 and coworkers were engaged in tree felling operations. Employee #1, who was operating a chainsaw, made a back cut to a tree. The tree began to fall, and the coworkers gave verbal warning to Employee #1, who began to walk along a designated escape route but then paused. The falling tree, after hitting the ground, bucked upward, and the butt of the tree struck Employee #1 in the head. He was killed.
Keywords: struck by, head, equipment operator, tree felling, chain saw, construction
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1454995.015 Fatality Other

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