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Accident: 101130.015 - Employee Unhooking Rigging Chain Has Fingertip Amputated

Accident: 101130.015 -- Report ID: 0355112 -- Event Date: 10/04/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1269891.01510/04/2017Array Construction, Llc

On October 4, 2017, Employee #1 and Coworker #1, employed by a construction comp any, were working at a pile driver. Employee #1 was unhooking a rigging chain f rom the pile driver. Coworker #1, the pile driver operator, raised the driver h ammer before the rigging chain was detached. Employee #1's finger was pinched b etween the hook and the lifting plate, and the fingertip was amputated. Employe e #1 received medical treatment for the partial finger amputation, but was not h ospitalized.

Keywords: amputation, caught between, chain, construction, dismantling, finger, pile driver, pinned, rigging

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1269891.015 41 M Non Hospitalized injury Construction laborers

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