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Settlement reached in wood chipper case

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A settlement was reached in a case that involved a tragic wood chipper accident. The settlement awarded the daughters of the man killed in the accident, and was reached the night before the case was set to go to trial.

The accident occurred more than three years ago when a man got stuck in a wood chipper while trying to remove a piece of wood. When the man tried to free himself by putting the machine in reverse, the safety mechanism faied and the man was killed. 

The settlement was reached with the machine's manufacturer, Morbark Inc. If you or anyone you know has been involved in a wood chipper accident, contact the Kenosha products liability accident of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ®, at 800-242-2874.