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Accident: 113503.015 - Employee Amputates Hand When Caught By Rotating Part In Blen

Accident: 113503.015 -- Report ID: 0316400 -- Event Date: 02/06/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1377422.01502/11/2019Polymer Alliance Services, Llc
At 8:45 p.m. on February 6, 2019, an employee was operating a blow bagger and noticed that material was not flowing from the valve and stuck his left hand up through the valve. The employee amputated his hand when it was caught by a rotating part and he was hospitalized.
Keywords: rotating parts, caught by, hand, amputation, amputated
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1377422.015 19 M Hospitalized injury Amputation

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