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Accident: 113614.015 - Worker Amputates Finger While Coupling Dollies

Accident: 113614.015 -- Report ID: 0950644 -- Event Date: 11/13/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1363692.01512/03/2018United Parcel Service, Inc.
At 4:30 a.m. on November 13, 2018, an employee was working for a parcel delivery service that operated nationwide. He was coupling dollies together. When he "over gripped" the handle of the second dolly, he struck his right middle finger against the rear coupling area of the front dolly. He sustained the amputation of the middle finger on his right hand. He was not hospitalized.
Keywords: warehouse, amputation, manual mat handling, finger, amputated
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1363692.015 24 M Non Hospitalized injury Amputation

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