Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201381381 - Employee Amputates Finger While Operating A Bandsaw

Accident: 201381381 -- Report ID: 0214500 -- Event Date: 04/19/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31467751904/21/20113365Tec-Cast Inc.
At approximately 1:00 p.m. on April 19, 2011, Employee #1 was operating a bandsaw. As he cut an aluminum stock pipe, his left index finger contacted the saw blade and was amputated. Employee #1 was taken to a nearby medical facility, where he was hospitalized and treated for his injury.
Keywords: amputated, bandsaw, finger, slip, pipe, blade
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314677519 Hospitalized injury Amputation Slicing and cutting machine operators

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close