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Accident: 310810320 - Employee Cuts Thigh While Using Skill Saw

Accident: 310810320 -- Report ID: 0950632 -- Event Date: 07/03/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31081032011/07/20061761C And I Roofing
On July 3, 2006, Employee # 1 slipped back on a skill saw cord, placed on top of forks of a forklift. Employee # 1 sustained a 12-in. by 3-in. cut, when he tried to leave the saw away from him. He pushed the trigger, when the saw came down, and he struck his right thigh and knee. He was hospitalized.
Keywords: knee, slip, construction, thigh, saw, industrial truck, laceration, cord connector, struck by, leg
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building Maintenance or repair Under $50,000 1 6
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 310810320 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported

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