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Accident: 98842.015 - Worker Operating Circular Saw Incurs Finger Amputation

Accident: 98842.015 -- Report ID: 0625500 -- Event Date: 09/07/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1262350.01509/08/2017Curran Contracting Company
At 10:45 a.m. on September 7, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a construction company, was working at a job site. He was operating a Skilsaw circular saw to cut wood. The saw's blade came into contact with his finger, and the blade amputated his fingertip. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for the amputation.
Keywords: caught in, amputated, blade, construction, finger, amputation, electric saw, circular saw, wood slab, saw
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1262350.015 30 M Hospitalized injury Amputation Carpenters FallDist:
FatCause: Lifting operations

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