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Accident: 117108.015 - Employee Injures Head And Spine When Struck By Harvesting Ma

Accident: 117108.015 -- Report ID: 0950612 -- Event Date: 06/07/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1408104.01506/14/2019Ortiz Harvesting Inc.
At 11:30 a.m. on June 7, 2019, an employee was harvesting lettuce in a field usi ng a harvesting machine. The employee was working on a lettuce packing line when she asked the machine operator to lower the conveyor wing of the harvesting mac hine so she could retrieve a lettuce box. The employee was struck by the lowerin g conveyor wing of the machine. The employee was transported by ambulance to the hospital and was admitted with head and spinal injuries.
Keywords: blunt force trauma, harvester, head, spine, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1408104.015 48 F Hospitalized injury Laborers, except construction

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