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Accident: 108355.015 - Employee Amputates Hand After Gate Closes

Accident: 108355.015 -- Report ID: 0729700 -- Event Date: 08/15/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1339751.01508/16/2018Sanderson Pipe Corporation
At 11:45 a.m. on August 15, 2018, an employee was performing maintenance on Micro #2 meter and did not shut the air valve to prevent the gate from shutting on his right hand. The employee amputated his hand and was hospitalized.
Keywords: valve, caught by, hand, maintenance, amputation, lockout/tagout, amputated
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1339751.015 50 M Non Hospitalized injury Amputation

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