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Accident: 111733.015 - Employee Partially Amputates Finger When Caught Between Two

Accident: 111733.015 -- Report ID: 0524700 -- Event Date: 12/05/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1365499.01512/12/2018Unverferth Manufacturing Company, Inc.
At 7:00 a.m. on December 5, 2018, an employee rigged a bundle of square tubes so they could be moved to access a second bundle. The employee was using his right hand to operate the crane pendant and his left hand to guide the bundle. The employee lowered the bundle and pinched his ring finger between two tubes, partially amputating it. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: pipe, finger, amputation, crane, amputated, partial amputation, caught between, pinched
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1365499.015 50 M Hospitalized injury Amputation

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