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Accident: 132294.015 - Employee'S Finger Is Partially Amputated When Caught In Pull

Accident: 132294.015 -- Report ID: 0950624 -- Event Date: 01/04/2021
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1509511.01501/11/2021Kaweah Pump, Inc
At 12:00 p.m. on January 4, 2021, Employee #1 and coworkers, employed by a mobil e water pump drilling and maintenance company, were loading a water pump that we ighed approximately 1,000 pounds onto a pickup truck. They were using the derri ck mounted on the main rig, cables and pulleys. During this process, which invo lved guiding the water pump by hand, Employee #1 put his gloved hand in front of a pulley. As the pulley was operating, his gloved right ring finger was pulled into the pulley, resulting in a laceration and partial amputation. The employe e received medical treatment for the partial amputation but was not hospitalized .
Keywords: caught in, construction, derrick truck, finger, glove, laceration, loading, partial amputation, pickup truck, pulley, pump, rigging, water
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1509511.015 39 M Non Hospitalized injury

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