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Accident: 115880.015 - Employee'S Arm Is Amputated After Contact With Conveyor

Accident: 115880.015 -- Report ID: 0215800 -- Event Date: 05/01/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1397495.01505/01/2019Gutchess Lumber Co., Inc.
At approximately 2:45 a.m. on May 1, 2019, an employee was operating waste syste m. The employee lifted flexible guard on a conveyor and stuck his right arm into rotating belt conveyor. The employee amputated their right arm and was hospit alized for these injuries.
Keywords: amputation, arm, belt conveyor, conveyor, guard
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1397495.015 39 M Hospitalized injury Machine operators, not specified

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