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Accident: 200926400 - Employee Gets Struck In The Eye By Debris From Rip Saw

Accident: 200926400 -- Report ID: 0355111 -- Event Date: 10/03/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31674056210/04/20122421Museum Resources Inc
On October 3, 2012, Employee #1 of Museum Resources Inc., was working with rough hewn wood planks, off loading them from a raw materials cart and loading them onto a lumber feed roller, while Employee #2 was operating a millwork rip saw, ripping them into smaller dimensions. A piece of wood debris measuring approximately five feet long by one inch wide kicked back from the rip saw and was projected towards Employee #1, impaling his left eye/head resulting in fatal injuries.
Keywords: eye, head, dust, rip, saw, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316740562 Fatality Foreign Body Ineye Laborers, except construction

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