Accident Report Detail
Accident: 202454054 - Employee'S Ring Finger Degloved When Caught On Lift Bolt
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At approximately 12:00 p.m. noon on August 13, 2007, Employee #1 and two coworkers had just finished installing part of an electrical distribution system on the roof of one of the buildings at the site. They were riding a Genie scissor lift down from the roof; when it was completely lowered, Employee #1 followed one coworker off the lift. The second coworker, the job foreman, was still in the scissor lift when Employee #1, with his tool bag in his left hand, grabbed the hand-hold with his right. A ring on his right hand became caught on a bolt that secured the handhold and his finger was avulsed.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Commercial building||Maintenance or repair||Under $50,000||2||30|
Cause: Installing plumbing, lighting fixtures