Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201071230 - Employee Crushes Fingers Between Chipper And Bumper

Accident: 201071230 -- Report ID: 0950632 -- Event Date: 02/24/2007
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31081103904/20/20078211Pershing Ms San Diego Unified School District
At approximately 7:15 a.m. on February 24, 2007, Employee #1 and a coworker were pulling a wood chipper (Brush Bandit Wood Chipper, Model Number 90 SDUSD Identification Number 3097, Serial Number VG4D1 462633 93010064) out of a cargo storage bin and were getting ready to attach it to the back bumper of a truck (1997 4-dour Ford Crew Cab.) The chipper lurched forward and crunched Employee #1's right middle finger between the tongue-end of the chipper and the bumper of the truck. Employee #1 was hospitalized for two days.
Keywords: finger, chipper, crushed, pickup truck
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 310811039 Hospitalized injury Other Groundskeepers and gardeners, except farm

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close