Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 200610780 - Employee'S Fingers Amputated In Concrete Mixer Door
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|302539077||07/06/2000||3271||0||Del R. Gilbert & Son Block Co., Inc.|
Abstract: At approximately 5:10 p.m. on June 26, 2000, Employee #1 was inside a cement batch mixer performing daily cleaning duties. A coworker, who was assisting him, had just left the mixer. Employee #1 had placed a portion of his left hand outside the dump door when the coworker closed a switch and actuated the dump door. It slammed shut, amputating portions of Employee #1's left ring and little fingers. The cement batch mixer had not been fully locked/tagged out. No written procedures were available, and the workers had not received proper training in lockout/tagout. There was no permit-required confined space program, and the workers had not received permit-required confined space training.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||302539077||Hospitalized injury||Amputation||Mixing and blending machine operators|