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Accident: 202492054 - Employee Cuts His Left Hand While Using Skill Saw

Accident: 202492054 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 03/14/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
At approximately 1:30 p.m. on March 14, 2011, Employee #1, a journey level carpenter, working with Bmc a framing contractor, was cutting a notch in a piece of lumber. Then the skill saw slipped, cutting his left hand. The saw was appropriately guarded and was working properly. He was hospitalized.
Keywords: building, carpenter, slip, construction, electric saw, laceration, hand
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition $250,000 to $500,000 2
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 314568213 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Carpenters FallDist:
Cause: Interior carpentry
FatCause: Other

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