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Accident: 201153269 - Employee'S Thumb Lacerated On Radial Saw

Accident: 201153269 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 02/01/2000
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11994860205/09/20002421T & R Lumber Co Inc
On February 1, 2000, Employee #1 was using the #1 horizontal radial arm saw to cut wood pieces for boxes when a piece became jammed. He sustained a severe laceration when his left thumb struck the 12 in. rotating blade.
Keywords: rotating knife, work rules, struck against, thumb, circular saw, jammed, saw, laceration
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 119948602 Hospitalized injury Amputation Laborers, except construction

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