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Accident: 170667034 - Employee'S Arm Injured In Screw Conveyor

Accident: 170667034 -- Report ID: 0111500 -- Event Date: 04/29/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11321392004/29/19935093Gerald Metals, Inc.
At approximately 1:30 p.m. on April 29, 1993, Employee #1 was working on an elevated 12 in. screw conveyor from a 6 ft 6 in. ladder. His left arm became caught in the equipment. He was hospitalized and his arm was amputated between the shoulder and the elbow later that day.
Keywords: amputated, screw conveyor, work rules, ladder, caught by, arm, unguarded
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 113213920 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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