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Accident: 170182125 - Employee'S Leg Lacerated By Circular Hand Saw

Accident: 170182125 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 09/21/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11204580202/07/19915051Ami Metals Inc
At approximately 5:30 p.m. on September 21, 1990, Employee #1 was using a circular hand saw to cut wood. He pulled the extension cord forward and then tripped over it. His right leg contacted the saw, resulting in a laceration that required 24 stitches to close.
Keywords: portable power tool, work rules, struck against, circular saw, saw, laceration, tripped, fall, unguarded, leg
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 112045802 Non Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported

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