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Accident: 111203.015 - Employee Amputates Fingertips When Caught In Nip Point

Accident: 111203.015 -- Report ID: 0953210 -- Event Date: 10/26/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1361539.01511/21/2018Erickson Framing Nv Llc
At 5:30 p.m. on October 26, 2018, an employee was manually pushing the hopper release with his right hand and caught his left hand between the forklift and the hopper body. The employee amputated the fingertips from his left hand's middle and index fingers when he caught them in a pinch point. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: amputated, hand, nip point, amputation, caught between, fingertip, pinched
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1361539.015 62 M Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Supervisors, material moving equipment operators

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