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Accident: 112589.015 - Employee Receives Hand Injury When Pressurized Paint Sprayer

Accident: 112589.015 -- Report ID: 0950647 -- Event Date: 12/10/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1371278.01501/07/2019Flickinger Painting, Inc.
At 4:00 p.m. on December 10, 2018, an employee worked to clean a paint sprayer that still contained pressurized air. The paint sprayer activated and struck the employee in the hand and inserted paint into the wound and swelled. The employee was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
Keywords: paint, spray painting, cleaning, hand, compressed air, struck by
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling Alteration or rehabilitation   1 20
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1371278.015 34 M Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Painters, construction and maintenance

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