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Accident: 100806.015 - Employee Reaches Into Machine To Clear A Jammed Bag And Ampu

Accident: 100806.015 -- Report ID: 0111100 -- Event Date: 11/16/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1277932.01511/17/2017Pineland Farms Potato Company, Inc.
At 4:30 a.m. on November 16, 2017, an employee was monitoring a machine and reac hed into it to free a bag that was caught in it. The employee reached into the machine to free the bag and machine amputated his fingertip. The employee was h ospitalized.
Keywords: amputated, amputation, caught in, finger, jammed, machine guarding
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1277932.015 55 M Hospitalized injury

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