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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201032844 Event: 01/03/2000Employee'S Finger Amputated In Bandsaw
At approximately 8:30 a.m. on January 3, 2000, Employee #1, an ironworker, was using a portable bandsaw to cut rebar when he amputated his left index finger. At the time of the accident, Employee #1 was working for the general contractor building a concrete structure to store petroleum coke.
Keywords: portable power tool, amputated, bandsaw, finger, iron worker, construction, saw
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 300758174 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Structural metal workers

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