Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 107684.015 - Employee Lacerates Fingers When Caught In Fan Belt And Pulle

Accident: 107684.015 -- Report ID: 0112600 -- Event Date: 07/13/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1333078.01507/25/2018Microchem Corp.
At 10:30 a.m. on July 13, 2018, an employee opened the guard to the fan motor casing without performing lockout/tag out to inspect the fan belt and grease zerk fittings. The employee reached into the casing to remove a dust cover from the zerk fittings and caught his right hand by the fan belt and drew it around the lower pulley. The employee lacerated several fingers and was hospitalized.
Keywords: pulley, maintenance, laceration, fan belt, lockout/tagout, guard, hand, finger, caught by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1333078.015 56 M Non Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Not Applicable

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.

Close