Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 104103.015 - Employee Guiding Forklift Has Finger Amputated

Accident: 104103.015 -- Report ID: 0950632 -- Event Date: 03/15/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1303789.01503/23/2018Boiler Dynamics
At 8:15 a.m. on March 15, 2018, Employee #1 and his coworker, employed by a boil er services company, were installing a boiler at a feed plant. Employee #1 was guiding his coworker, who was operating a Caterpillar IT18F front end loader wit h forklift attachment and moving an economizer. The pallet on the front end loa der broke, and the forks moved up quickly. Employee #1's left middle finger was caught between the forks and the economizer and was amputated. Emergency servi ces were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was treate d for the finger amputation and released the same day.
Keywords: aerial lift, amputation, boiler, caught between, construction, finger, front end loader, industrial truck, installing, struck by
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building Alteration or rehabilitation   1
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1303789.015 74 M Non Hospitalized injury Welders and cutters FallDist:
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite

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.