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Accident: 109723.015 - Employee Amputates Fingertip When Caught Between Wall Boards

Accident: 109723.015 -- Report ID: 0522500 -- Event Date: 09/26/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1350894.01510/03/2018The Cellar Lumber Company
At 8:30 a.m. September 26, 2018, an employee was manually pushing a bundled pallet of seven Hardie concrete boards from the forklift times into a customer's pickup truck bed. The employee pinched his left hand's pinky between the forks and the pallet of boards, amputating the tip of his finger. Hospitalization was not required.
Keywords: pallet, amputated, caught between, finger, amputation, palletized cargo
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1350894.015 57 M Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Laborers, except construction

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