Accident Report Detail
Accident: 116217.015 - Employee Amputates Fingers While Operating Shearing Machine
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1375109.015||01/30/2019||Universal Textile Technologies, Llc|
At 11:00 a.m. on January 22, 2019, Employee #1, a quality inspector, was inspect ing a carpet that was being sheared by a carpet fiber shearing machine. While st anding on the line facing the shearing cylinder (knife head), Employee #1 placed his left hand on the carpet. His hand became lodged between the carpet and the shearing cylinder. Employee #1 suffered lacerations and amputations of his left fingers and part of his thumb and was hospitalized.
|1||1375109.015||72||M||Hospitalized injury||Quality Assurance Inspector|