Accident Report Detail
Accident: 99510.015 - Worker Clearing Debris Is Cut By Coworker'S Chainsaw
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1254929.015||08/15/2017||Valentine Construction Company, Inc.|
At 10:00 a.m. on August 9, 2017, Employee #1 and Coworker #1, employed by a cons truction company, were engaged in site clean-up, clearing brush and trees. Cowo rker #1 was operating a Stihl MS460 chainsaw. Employee #1 walked up behind Cowo rker #1. Employee #1 sustained a laceration to his arm when Coworker #1, unawar e of Employee #1 behind him, lifted the saw. Emergency services were called, an d Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and received tre atment for the laceration to his lower arm. The laceration required 29 stitches .
|1||1254929.015||60||M||Non Hospitalized injury||Helpers, construction trades|