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Accident: 142876.015 - Employee Amputates Fingertip Between Aluminum Tube And Table

Accident: 142876.015 -- Report ID: 0751910 -- Event Date: 12/22/2021
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1573411.01501/19/2022Heartland Quest

At 4:00 p.m. on December 22, 2021, an employee was working on the end of the rol ler table near the band saw and a coworker was at far end from the saw when the coworker dropped an aluminum tube onto the roller table catching the employee's fingers between the aluminum tube and the table. The employee suffered a right m iddle fingertip amputation and a fracture of his ring finger and was treated wit hout hospitalization.

Keywords: aluminum processing, amputation, bandsaw, caught between, crushed, cutting, dropped, finger, fingertip, fracture, metal, roller conveyor, work surface

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1573411.015 31 M Non Hospitalized injury Machine operators, not specified

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