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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201620424 Event: 07/13/2000Employee Injured When Log Rolled Over Him
Employee #1, a choker setter, came to the landing to unhook the first turn of three logs of the day. A log, sixteen inches at the butt, was landed on top of a stump. When the choker was unhooked, the log rolled off the stump and onto Employee #1's pelvis. Employee #1 was transported to a local hospital where he was hospitalized for treated of a fractured pelvis.
Keywords: fracture, log, roll-over, choker setter, pelvis, struck by, choker
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 302969019 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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