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Accident: 170605570 - Employee Catches Hand And Arm In Conveyor And Pulley

Accident: 170605570 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 05/05/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11996870906/08/19935093Ruby Metals Inc
At approximately 2:45 p.m. on May 5, 1993, Employee #1 reached into the underside of a 23 in. wide conveyor belt to retrieve a piece of scrap metal when his left hand and arm became caught in the belt and head pulley. He was treated and released at the Loma Linda University Medical Center emergency room.
Keywords: belt, caught between, arm, pulley, conveyor belt, hand, blind reaching
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 119968709 Non Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported

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