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Accident: 113684.015 - Employee Crushes Finger While Removing Wires, Later Requires

Accident: 113684.015 -- Report ID: 0111100 -- Event Date: 02/11/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1378250.01502/11/2019Jf2, Llc
At 9:30 a.m. on February 11, 2019, Employee #1 was removing wires at a level of approximately fifteen feet when the adjacent pole broke and swung by the wires pulling the linesman pole down to the ground. The Employee rode the pole down and his left hand was between the rock surface and the pole. The employee crushed the left hand and was medically evaluated and hospitalized at Maine Medical Hospital. The left hand middle finger at the first knuckle was surgically removed.
Keywords: amputated, wire line, finger, amputation, hand
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1378250.015 47 M Hospitalized injury Amputation Electrical and electronic engineers

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