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Accident: 170632400 - Employee'S Abdomen And Chest Lacerated By Portable Saw

Accident: 170632400 -- Report ID: 0950644 -- Event Date: 09/13/1996
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12612124311/15/19961522D.T. Synder Co.
Employee #1, of the D.T. Snyder Company, was using a Skil HD-77 portable, power driven, circular hand saw to notch a 2 by 4 for framing. The saw blade struck a knot and the saw kicked back into Employee #1. He sustained a deep laceration to his abdomen and chest, for which he was hospitalized. The guard had a nail in it, rendering it inoperative.
Keywords: chest, kick back, portable power tool, abdomen, guard, work rules, construction, circular saw, laceration, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 126121243 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Carpenters

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