Accident Report Detail
Accident: 141762.015 - Employee Crushes Finger In Wood Machine, Later Amputated
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1567393.015||12/08/2021||Clinch River Forest Products, Inc.|
At 12:04 p.m. on December 3, 2021, an employee was operating a wood descrambler when the planks backed up on the machine. A 3-inch by 6-inch by 14-foot long pla nk back kicked out off the machine at an angle and struck the employee's left ha nd. The employee caught his ring finger between the machine control box and the plank. The employee crushed his finger which required medical treatment for surg ical amputation below the nail. The employee was not hospitalized.
|1||1567393.015||27||M||Non Hospitalized injury||Laborers, except construction|