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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

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