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Accident: 201078714 - Employee Amputates Finger When His Hand Met With Pulley Belt

Accident: 201078714 -- Report ID: 0950632 -- Event Date: 10/30/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31534787202/26/20130711Be Wise Ranch Inc
At approximately 4:00 p.m. on October 30, 2012, Employee #1, of Be Wise Ranch, was checking the Bean Sprayer that is used for fertilizing. After the employee checked the liquid fill volume, he lost his balance and his left hand met with an unguarded pulley belt. The pulley belt caught Employee #1's left hand and amputated the tip of the employee's left ring finger. Employee #1 was taken to an area hospital, where he was treated for his injury. Employee #1 remains hospitalized.
Keywords: amputated, belt, fertilizer mixing, finger, caught by, pulley, lost balance, spraying rig, hand, unguarded
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 315347872 Hospitalized injury Amputation Laborers, except construction

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