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Accident: 100600.015 - Furniture Factory Worker Amputates Fingers On Table Saw

Accident: 100600.015 -- Report ID: 0418300 -- Event Date: 11/30/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1276365.01511/06/2017Kith Furniture, L.L.C.
At 8:30 a.m. on November 30, 2017, an employee was working for a manufacturer of non-upholstered wood household furniture. He was operating a table saw to cut w ood parts for furniture. As he reached for the parts, he hit his elbow on the ta ble saw. This action caused him to move his hand into the saw blade. He sustaine d the amputation of the middle and index fingers on his left hand. He was not ho spitalized.
Keywords: amputated, amputation, blade, carpenter, equipment operator, finger, machine guarding, rotating parts, saw, struck against, table saw
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1276365.015 35 M Non Hospitalized injury Sawing machine operators

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