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Accident: 108027.015 - Three Employees Sustain Lacerations And One Sustains Finger

Accident: 108027.015 -- Report ID: 0418600 -- Event Date: 08/02/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1336310.01508/06/2018Caraustar Industrial And Consumer Products Group, Inc.
At 3:30 p.m. on August 2, 2018, three employees were replacing a water pumps that was part of Paper Machine #2. The employees replaced the pump and were aligning the motor when the Shift Supervisor started the machinery before the repairs were completed. Employee #1 amputated several fingers and all three of the employees sustained puncture wounds and lacerations to their heads, torsos, arms, and hands. All three employees were hospsitalized.
Keywords: pump, hand, amputation, laceration, paper machine, finger, puncture, amputated, arm, caught by, torso
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1336310.015 35 M Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Machinery maintenance occupations
2 1336310.015 58 M Non Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Industrial machinery repairers
3 1336310.015 30 M Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Millwrights

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