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Accident: 107924.015 - Employee Installing Tile Cuts Hand

Accident: 107924.015 -- Report ID: 0950625 -- Event Date: 02/09/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1300427.01503/09/2018Cal Custom Tile
At 8:30 a.m. on February 9, 2018, Employee #1, employed by a tile company, was working at a two-story residential building. He was operating a hand tool and installing tile when the tool kicked back. The tool's unguarded rotating wheel struck Employee #1's hand. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for a laceration to the hand.
Keywords: rotating knife, hand, laceration, residential construction, portable power tool, installing, kick back, saw, unguarded, blade
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition   2 25
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1300427.015 43 M Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Tile setters, hard and soft

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