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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 133042.015 Event: 01/20/2021Employee Is Struck By Branch And Killed In Fall From Tree
At 2:00 p.m. on January 20, 2021, an employee was working for a landscaping serv ice. He was cutting a branch or limb. A preliminary account said that the tree f ell on top of him, but the investigation said that he was struck by the branch a nd fell from the tree. He was killed.
Keywords: arborist, fall, falling object, landscaping, struck by, tree, tree limb
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1513501.015 Fatality

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