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Accident: 107744.015 - Employee Loses Eye When Struck By Wood Projectile

Accident: 107744.015 -- Report ID: 0521700 -- Event Date: 07/19/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1333611.01507/26/2018Raincoat Roofing Systems Inc.
At 12:45 p.m. on July 19, 2018, Employee #1 and a Coworker, employed by a roofing company, were working in the warehouse. The coworker was operating a power saw to cut a wood chock for trucks. Employee #1 was walking nearby. The saw kicked back, and the wood being cut flew out from the saw and struck Employee #1's eye. Employee #1 was transported to the hospital, admitted, and treated for the eye injury.
Keywords: struck by, eye, flying object, laceration, kick back, construction, saw, warehouse, cutting, wood slab
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1333611.015 31 M Hospitalized injury Foreign Body Ineye Construction Laborer

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