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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 139193.015 Event: 09/15/2021Employee Is Struck And Killed By Falling Tree
At 11:01 a.m. on September 15, 2021, an employee used a laser level to determine grades/testing elevation. At some point, an oak tree from outside the construct ion area fell and struck the employee. The employee received severe head trauma and was killed.
Keywords: blunt force trauma, falling object, head, laser, struck by, surveyor, tree
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1553352.015 Fatality

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