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Accident: 201623774 - Chainsaw Kicks Back And Cuts Loggers Toes

Accident: 201623774 -- Report ID: 1054116 -- Event Date: 08/21/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31679588908/23/20132411La Logging Inc
On August 21, 2013, Employee #1, a 33-year-old male with La Logging Inc., was operating a chainsaw and bucking a log. The chainsaw kicked back across Employee #1's left foot and severely cut his toes. Employee #1 was hospitalized as a result of this event.
Keywords: kick back, tree felling, chain saw, laceration, tree, logger, struck by, toe, hand tool, logging
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316795889 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Timber cutting and logging occupations

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