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Accident: 115956.015 - Employee Amputates Finger When Caught In Fan Belt/Pulley

Accident: 115956.015 -- Report ID: 0215800 -- Event Date: 04/17/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1398292.01505/02/2019Syracuse University
At approximately 7:40 p.m. on April 17, 2019, an employee was changing cooling t ower fan belts. The employee was changing the second of six belts when the fan turned on and pulled the fingers into the pulley. The employee suffered a left index finger amputation. The employee was not hospitalized.
Keywords: amputation, caught in, cooling tower, fan belt, finger, pulley
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1398292.015 48 M Non Hospitalized injury

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