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Accident: 202601043 - Roofer'S Hand Is Injured By Saw

Accident: 202601043 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 07/21/2009
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31350627108/31/20091761Al Miller & Sons Roofing, Inc
At approximately 11:45 a.m. on July 21, 2009, Employee #1, a roofer with Al Miller & Sons Roofing, Inc., was reroofing a single story residence. He clamped a piece of plywood to a portable work station and began to cut the plywood with a portable circular saw. When the portable work station tilted, the plywood moved and the saw kicked back. Employee #1 was hospitalized for left hand lacerations.
Keywords: kick back, portable power tool, rotating parts, circular saw, saw, wood panel, laceration, roofer, blade, hand
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling Maintenance or repair Under $50,000 1
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 313506271 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Roofers

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