Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 170784748 - Employee Catches Finger In Wire Cage, Later Amputated
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|317245645||08/07/2013||5032||423320||Miguel Espinoza Dba Future Ent.|
Abstract: On July 7, 2013, Employee #1, with Miguel Espinoza Dba Future Ent., was dismounting from the trailer portion of his truck and trailer, after tying down his load of rocks. Employee #1 was holding the wire cage, as he descended from the trailer. His wedding ring caught on the cage, causing a severe de-gloving injury to his left ring finger, i.e., his finger was skeletonized by removal of most or all of the skin. Employee #1 was transported to a local hospital and from there was airlifted to another hospital. Employee #1 was admitted overnight after the finger was surgically amputated. Employee #1 continued physical therapy and has not yet returned to work.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||317245645||Hospitalized injury||Amputation||Truck drivers, heavy|