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Accident: 143170.015 - Employee'S Finger Is Crushed When Caught On Roll-Up Door Rai

Accident: 143170.015 -- Report ID: 0316100 -- Event Date: 01/18/2022
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1574982.01501/26/2022Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

At 10:00 am. on January 18, 2022, an employee was standing on a ladder near a ro ll-up door trying to lower the door manually when the door dropped unexpectedly. The employee's finger was on the roller rail and was pinched when the door fell . The employee suffered an amputation of the tip of his middle finger and was tr eated without hospitalization.

Keywords: amputated, amputation, caught in, climbing on ladder, dropped, finger, fingertip, overhead door, partial amputation, pinched, rail

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1574982.015 42 M Non Hospitalized injury Bus, truck and stationary engine mechanics

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