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Accident: 113628.015 - Employee'S Foot Is Run Over And Amputated By Railcar

Accident: 113628.015 -- Report ID: 0830500 -- Event Date: 02/12/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1378691.01502/13/2019Chs Grainland
At 2:30 p.m. on February 12, 2019, an employee was working for a firm that was a wholesaler of grain and field beans. The firm operated a grain silo and sold fu el to the agricultural community. He was climbing onto a moving railroad car to set its hand brake (a mechanical brake that does not rely on air pressure). He f ell off of the ladder or platform and landed with his leg across a rail. One of the railroad car's wheels rolled over his right foot. He suffered a degloving an d/or amputation of the foot. He was hospitalized.
Keywords: agriculture, amputated, amputation, avulsion, brake, caught between, crushed, de-gloving, foot, grain, grain elevator, hand brake, ladder, rail, railroad car, railroad track, riding on equipment, run over
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1378691.015 62 M Hospitalized injury Supervisors, farm workers

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