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Accident: 170735773 - Employee'S Fingers Lacerated B Y Portable Circular Saw

Accident: 170735773 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 02/15/1996
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12605134102/21/19967819Big Bug Pictures Inc
At approximately 3:00 p.m. on February 15, 1996, Employee #1, of Big Bug Pictures, Culver City, CA, was using a Skil circular saw to cut 3/4 in. notches off 1 1/2 in. by 8 in. by 16 in. plywood planks. He had seven of these planks clamped together and set on edge in a jig. The saw slipped from Employee #1's grip and struck two fingers on his left hand. He sustained deep lacerations and was transported to Doctor's Medical Group at Culver City.
Keywords: portable power tool, finger, slip, circular saw, saw, laceration, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 126051341 Non Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Carpenters

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