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Accident: 115091.015 - Employee Fractures Hand And Sustains Internal Injuries When

Accident: 115091.015 -- Report ID: 1054114 -- Event Date: 03/15/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1386859.01503/19/20193364317723683 - Selmet Inc
At 12:15 a.m. on March 15, 2019, an employee was using a bench grinder to sharpen a chisel, when the wheel exploded and pieces struck his hand and torso. The employee fractured his hand as well as sustaining internal injuries. The employee's supervisor took him to the Emergency Room at the local hospital and was admitted for treatment.
Keywords: struck by, hand, grinder, fracture, flying object, explosion, torso
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1386859.015 36 M Hospitalized injury Fracture Furnace, kiln and oven operators FallDist:
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite
FatCause: Struck by falling object/projectile

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