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Accident: 109319.015 - Employee'S Finger Is Later Amputated When Ring Is Caught On

Accident: 109319.015 -- Report ID: 0950615 -- Event Date: 09/15/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1347685.01509/20/2018Harold Smith & Son Inc.

At 8:00 a.m. on September 15, 2018, an employee completed delivery of a load of concrete to a construction site and was cleaning the discharge chute. At some po int, the employee's ring on his left hand got caught in the concrete chute and t he ring was pulled off of the finger, de-gloving it. The employee's finger was l ater amputated as a result.

Keywords: amputated, amputation, caught by, cleaning, concrete truck, degloving, finger, ring
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
  Maintenance or repair  

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1347685.015 57 M Non Hospitalized injury Truck drivers, heavy FallDist:
Cause: Pouring concrete floor at grade

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