Accident Report Detail
Accident: 95896.015 - Employee Operating Pallet Jack Incurs Finger Amputation
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1217590.015||03/16/2017||Lt Foods Americas Inc.|
At 10:15 a.m. on March 3, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a foods supplier, was o perating an electric pallet jack. He was backing up when he tried to stop by li fting the control handle. The handle became stuck on the bottom of a stacked pa llet that was approximately 4 feet high. Employee #1's right little finger beca me caught between the pallet jack control handle and the bottom of the stacked p allet. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the h ospital. He was treated for the partial amputation of his finger and then disch arged.
|1||1217590.015||58||M||Non Hospitalized injury||Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators|