Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 98162.015 - Employee Unhooking Rigging Chain Has Finger Amputated

Accident: 98162.015 -- Report ID: 0355112 -- Event Date: 08/05/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1253732.01508/09/2017Array Construction, Llc

At 1:35 p.m. on August 5, 2017, Employee #1 and Coworker #1, employed by a const ruction company, were working at a multiemployer construction project. Employee #1 was unhooking rigging chain from a pile driver operated by Coworker #1. Emp loyee #1 raised the pile driver's hammer before the chain was cut loose. Employ ee #1's finger was pinched between the hook and the lifting plate and was amputa ted. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hos pital where he was treated and released.

Keywords: aerial lift, amputation, caught between, chain, construction, crushed, dismantling, finger, pile driver, rigging

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1253732.015 30 M Non Hospitalized injury Construction laborers

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.