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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 317001667 - Asplundh Tree Expert Co.

Inspection Information - Office: Nc Winston-Salem

Nr: 317001667Report ID: 0453720Open Date: 02/27/2013

Asplundh Tree Expert Co.
1000 Perkins Road
Valdese, NC 28690
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 0783/Ornamental Shrub and Tree Services
NAICS: 561730/Landscaping Services
Mailing: 351 Orchard Circle, Charlotte, NC 28217

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:06/04/2013
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:06/05/2013
Emphasis: S:Tree Felling

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200075257Event: 02/27/2013Employee Is Killed When Struck By Falling Tree
On February 27, 2013, Employee #1, a foreman, entered an established danger zone during active tree felling operations and was struck by a falling tree. The employee was killed.
Keywords: tree felling, tree, struck by, falling object
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 317001667 Fatality Other Supervisors, forestry and logging workers

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