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Accident: 103927.015 - Employee Using Table Saw Amputates Finger

Accident: 103927.015 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 03/09/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1302329.01503/15/2018California Cabinet And Store Fixture Inc
At 9:45 a.m. on March 9, 2018, Employee #1, employed by a cabinetmaker, was operating a slider table saw. He was cutting a piece of poplar wood that measured approximately 48 inches long by 3 inches wide by 0.5 inches thick. The saw blade made contact with and amputated the employee's left index finger. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and underwent surgery to reattach the finger.
Keywords: rip, blade, construction, finger, amputation, equipment operator, carpenter, wood slab, struck against, table saw
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1302329.015 23 M Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Cabinet makers and bench carpenters

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