Accident Report Detail
Accident: 202509824 - Groundskeeper Amputates Finger On Wood Chipper
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|316817014||04/09/2013||9511||County Of Solano|
On April 3, 2013, an employee was working as a groundskeeper for the County of Solano in California. He was feeding a brush chipper, which chopped up branches. As he was feeding a branch into the chipper, the ring finger of his left hand became caught between the side frame of the feeding bay of the chipper and the branch. It was amputated.
|1||316817014||Non Hospitalized injury||Amputation||Groundskeepers and gardeners, except farm|