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Accident: 91837.015 - Employee Amputates Fingertip With Saw

Accident: 91837.015 -- Report ID: 0112600 -- Event Date: 01/03/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1200960.01501/05/2017Integral Builders, Inc.
On January 3, 2017, Employee #1 was using a circular saw to cut a 4 ft wide by 8 ft long sheet of 3/4 in. pressure treated particleboard. He had placed the boar d on two sawhorses. As he was cutting the board, the saw kicked back. Its blade struck his finger and amputated the top half of the left pinkie finger. Employee #1 was transported to a medical center, where he received treatment and was the n released from the hospital.
Keywords: amputated, circular saw, finger, kick back, saw
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition   2
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1200960.015 31 M Non Hospitalized injury Construction laborers FallDist:
Cause: Interior carpentry

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