Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 200611937 - Employee Amputates Three Fingers While Using Jointer
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|306950395||03/28/2005||2431||321911||Northern Pine Millwork Corp|
Abstract: On March 8, 2005, Employee #1 was using a Hall and Brown jointer. The fence and automatic guard of the jointer was removed and replaced with the attachment of a Holzer-Her automatic feeder. While Employee #1 was operating the modified jointer, his right hand contacted the cutter head. The rotating parts of the jointer amputated the right little finger, right ring finger, and the right middle finger. He was transported to a medical center, where he was hospitalized for his injuries.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||306950395||Hospitalized injury||Amputation||Miscellaneous woodworking machine operators|