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Accident: 73876.015 - Worker Operating A Circular Saw Amputates One Finger And Lac

Accident: 73876.015 -- Report ID: 0950624 -- Event Date: 01/30/2015
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1041077.01502/19/2015Worknet Of San Joaquin County
At 9:45 p.m. on January 30, 2015, Employee #1, employed by a job services organization, was assigned to work at a construction site. He was cutting roof framing materials with a Skilsaw circular saw. Employee #1's left hand made contact with the sawblade. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for the amputation of his left middle finger and laceration of his left ring finger.
Keywords: circular saw, laceration, roof, amputation, material handling, construction, finger
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Multi-family dwelling Maintenance or repair $50,000 to $250,000 1 17
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1041077.015 56 M Hospitalized injury Amputation Carpenters FallDist:
Cause: Roofing
FatCause: Other

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