Accident Report Detail
Accident: 103711.015 - Two Employees Are Injured When Caught In Conveyor Rollers
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1300426.015||03/08/2018||Tillman Producers Coop|
At 1:20 p.m. on March 6, 2018, two employees were working at a cotton gin. Emplo yee #1 was operating a press machine. Employee #2 was operating a forklift in th e vicinity of the press. Employee #1 jumped onto an operating conveyor to push a stuck bale of cotton. His right leg slid between some rollers on the conveyor. Employee #2 saw employee #1 stuck in the conveyor and attempted to pull him out. Employee #2's loose jacket became caught in the rollers. His right arm was pull ed into the rollers. The upper arm muscle in his right arm was severely injured. Employee #2 required surgery, and he was hospitalized. Employee #1 sustained br uises and contusions to his leg. They were severe enough that he was prescribed medications. He was not hospitalized.
|1||1300426.015||30||M||Non Hospitalized injury|