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Accident: 66069.015 - Employee Is Cut By Skill Saw And Is Killed

Accident: 66069.015 -- Report ID: 0636900 -- Event Date: 08/12/2014
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
989747.01508/12/2014Boyd Brothers Contracting, Inc.
At 11:15 a.m. on August 12, 2014, Employee #1 was painting steel horse pins inside the barn. The employee took a skill saw to cut a piece of wood and the saw cut his inner thigh, severing his femoral artery, and killing him.
Keywords: severed, artery, portable power tool, thigh
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition $50,000 to $250,000 1 12 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 989747.015 22 M Fatality Cut/Laceration Painters, construction and maintenance FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Exterior painting
FatCause:

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