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Accident: 201497823 - Employee Amputates Finger When Contacting Extractor Machine

Accident: 201497823 -- Report ID: 0950625 -- Event Date: 04/09/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31672319605/09/20137363United Staffing Associates, Llc
At approximately 1:00 p.m. on April 9, 2013, Employee #1, an Extractor Operator, was clearing a clogging of fruit peel when his finger came in contact with a sharp moving part of the citrus juice extractor. The employee was taken to an area hospital, where he was treated for amputation of his finger and later released.
Keywords: amputated, finger, cleaning, machine operator, clogged, point of operation
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316723196 Non Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Slicing and cutting machine operators

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