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Accident: 114870.015 - Employee Incurs Multiple Injures When Pinned Between Loader

Accident: 114870.015 -- Report ID: 0950625 -- Event Date: 02/27/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1389039.01503/28/2019Kochergen Farms Composting Inc
At 2:00 p.m. on February 27, 2019, Employee #1 was operating the front-end loader and checking equipment.The employee exited the front-end loader and walked over to a machine that segregates raw compost material. The loader rolled toward the machine, pinning the employee between the machine and the loader. He was able to extricate himself in approximately one minute. The employee sustained pain in the lower back and lower abdomen and possible internal injuries to the intestines. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: pinned, lockout/tagout, machine guarding, back, abdomen
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1389039.015 31 M Hospitalized injury Other Equipment Operator: Heavy

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