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Accident: 111868.015 - Employee Amputates Fingertip In Fall

Accident: 111868.015 -- Report ID: 0936300 -- Event Date: 11/16/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1361747.01511/26/2018Guam Advance Enterprises, Inc.

At 2:00 p.m. on November 16, 2018, Employee #1, employed by an electrical servic es company, was working at a 26-story hotel annex construction project. He was cleaning the floor of debris in order to move the electrical panel. The employe e lifted a board on the floor and stepped into a floor hole. As he fell to the level below the hole, a fall height of 10 feet, his fingertip was caught and amp utated. The employee received treatment for the amputation but was not hospital ized.

Keywords: amputated, caught between, caught in, cleaning, construction, electrical work, electrical panel, electrician, fall, fall protection, fingertip, floor hole, laceration
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition   26

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1361747.015 36 M Non Hospitalized injury Electricians FallDist: 10
Cause: Interior plumbing, ducting, electrical work

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