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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 138897.015 Event: 09/01/2021Employee Is Killed While Winching Tree Debris
At 6:30 p.m. on September 1, 2021, an employee was running the chipper and winch line rope. The employee was winching tree debris, when he experienced blunt for ce trauma to the head and face. The employee was killed.
Keywords: blunt force trauma, face, head, struck by, tree, tree care
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1551727.015 Fatality Chipper Operator

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