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Accident: 123665.015 - Employee Receives Fingertip Amputation During Scaffold Setup

Accident: 123665.015 -- Report ID: 0521100 -- Event Date: 01/27/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1460275.01502/03/2020Boldt Construction

At 2:45 p.m. on January 27, 2020, an employee attempted to place cross bracing o n a scaffold during setup when the scaffold ring fell over. The scaffold ring ca ught the employee's hand and resulted in the employee receiving an amputation to the left index fingertip. The employee was taken to the hospital for treatment but was not hospitalized.

Keywords: amputated, amputation, brace, caught in, falling object, fingertip, hand, ring, scaffold
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition  

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1460275.015 50 M Non Hospitalized injury Construction laborers FallDist:
Cause: Interior masonry

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