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Accident: 114673.015 - Employee'S Finger Is Amputated In Cable Pulley

Accident: 114673.015 -- Report ID: 0751910 -- Event Date: 03/15/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1387005.01503/21/2019Daybreak Foods Inc.
At 5:45 a.m. on March 15, 2019, an employee was cleaning a manure scraper while working alone. He had finished cleaning the manure scraper for aisle 1, in Farm House Troy 2. He turned on the scraper and noticed feather accumulation occurring in the inner portion of the cable pulley. He attempted to remove the feathers after the scraper had started running. His hand was caught between the wire and cable pulley. He sustained an amputation to his right hand index finger. The entry did not indicate whether the employee was hospitalized or not; however, it is likely that he was hospitalized.
Keywords: pulley, hand, amputation, finger, scraper, amputated, cleaning, caught between
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1387005.015 44 F Hospitalized injury Amputation Farm workers

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