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Accident: 101009.015 - Employee'S Fingers Are Amputated By Table Saw Blade

Accident: 101009.015 -- Report ID: 0317500 -- Event Date: 11/16/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1279223.01511/28/2017Brookside Lumber & Supply Company, Inc.
At 11:00 a.m. on November 16, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a lumber company, was engaged in interior carpentry work at a residential construction site. While using an unguarded portable table saw to cut trim for a cabinet, Employee #1 caught two fingers in the saw blade. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital, admitted, and treated for the amputation of the two fingers.
Keywords: caught in, carpenter, amputation, residential construction, finger, blade, table saw, unguarded, wood panel
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition  
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1279223.015 69 M Hospitalized injury Amputation Carpenters

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