Byron Mayeux, 28, died after an accident with a wood chipper in davenport Iowa. Byron was chipping branches working for Milan-based Acadian Tree Service. He somehow was caught and pulled through the chipper.
Update: OSHA determined that Acadian Tree Service failed to provide a safe and healthy work environment for Mayeux. The violation type was listed as serious and the company was fined $1,500.
OSHA Inspection Report: https://www.osha.gov/pls/imis/establishment.inspection_detail?id=1081494.015