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Accident: 141985.015 - Employee Partially Amputates Two Fingers In Activated Swedge

Accident: 141985.015 -- Report ID: 0522000 -- Event Date: 12/07/2021
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1568977.01512/16/2021Sst Conveyor Components Inc.
At 9:49 p.m. on December 7, 2021, an employee was working on a swedger, which is a two man operation. The employee caught his left hand in the machine when his coworker pushed the two hand controls. The employee partially amputated his left middle and ring fingers, requiring hospitalization.
Keywords: amputated, amputation, catch point, caught in, conveyor, finger, hand, inexperience, laceration, machine operator, material handling, multi-employer worksite, multiemployer, partial amputation, two-hand control
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1568977.015 19 M Hospitalized injury

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