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Accident: 104046.015 - Sawmill Employee Sustains Fractured Hip When Struck By Board

Accident: 104046.015 -- Report ID: 0355111 -- Event Date: 02/06/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1295453.01502/15/2018Brodnax Lumber Company
At 1:00 p.m. on February 6, 2018, an employee was working at a sawmill. He was o perating an edger. A 25-millimeter (1-inch) board of red oak kicked back from th e edger. The board struck the employee in his hip. He sustained a fractured hip. He was hospitalized for two or more days.
Keywords: board, edger, equipment operator, fracture, hip, kick back, sawmill, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1295453.015 58 M Hospitalized injury

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