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Accident: 170241301 - Employee'S Fingers Amputated In Saw

Accident: 170241301 -- Report ID: 1055350 -- Event Date: 02/25/2000
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30344014304/07/20002431Jeld-Wen Fiber Of Washington
Employee #1 was cutting 1 by 4 boards when he reached into the point of operation of the saw. He accidentally activated the foot switch, amputating two of his fingers.
Keywords: amputated, finger, work rules, foot control, struck against, saw, point of operation
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 303440143 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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