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Accident: 113901.015 - Employee Amputates Finger After Use Of Air Gun Nozzle Malfun

Accident: 113901.015 -- Report ID: 0418300 -- Event Date: 02/17/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1380722.01502/25/2019Tyson Farms, Inc.
At approximately 12:06 a.m. on February 17, 2019, an employee was blowing and cl eaning a conveyor with an air gun nuzzle. Then, the conveyor system struck the air gun and pinched the employee's finger. The employee was hospitalized after the right hand finger was amputated.
Keywords: air hose, amputated, amputation, conveyor, finger, pinched
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1380722.015 27 F Hospitalized injury Sweeper Operator

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