Reported Accidents in 2021
10 Fatalities | 12 Injuries

Tree Care Industry Accident Reports


Tree worker injured after the upper boom failed on a spider lift

Milwaukee, Wisconsin – Sam Neterval-Quiel was injured after the boom of a spider lift collapsed and sent him dropping to


Alleged illegal logger killed by a falling tree in Thai forest

Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand Р41-year-old Suthin Laoklang, an alleged illegal logger, died after he was struck by a falling tree. According


Man dies in tree felling accident in Ionia County

Sebewa Township, MI – An unidentified 62-year-old man died in a tree cutting accident west of Portland. According to the


Environment Agency employee dies after being hit by falling tree at Shepperton Lock

Shepperton Lock, United Kingdom – An unidentified Environment Agency employee died while carrying out river maintenance. According to reports, emergency


Logging worker rescued by co-workers after equipment falls through ice

Lake Hattie Township, MN – 45-year-old Roy Davis was rescued by co-workers after the logging equipment he was using fell


Man dies after being electrocuted in Fort Lauderdale backyard

Fort Lauderdale, FL – Colin Graham, who was around 40-years-old, died after he was electrocuted while trimming a tree in


Man has hand amputated by chainsaw, then carries it to the hospital to have it reattached

Antalya, Turkey – 59-year-old Ahmet Esen was injured while cutting trees around his woodshed. According to reports, Esen was cutting


Man cuts hand with angle grinder while trimming tree

Stanhope Gardens, NSW, Australia – An unidentified 66-year-old man was injured while he was working in Stanhope Gardens. According to


Construction worker injured after chainsaw kicks back

Sydney, Australia – A 32-year-old construction worker suffered “heavy blood loss” after an accident with a chainsaw. According to reports,

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