Accident: 201510104 - Employee Injured In A Grinding Operation
Accident: 201510104 -- Report ID: 0950651 -- Event Date: 01/26/2000
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|125689059||01/27/2000||1446||Silica Resources Inc|
|Employee #1 was standing approximately 5 ft away from a grinding operation. The grinder involved was improperly modified and fitted with a stone grinding wheel with a lower rpm limit than that of the grinder. At the time of the accident the grinding stone broke and struck Employee #1 in the face by pieces of the broken grinding wheel. He was hospitalized.|
Keywords: face, grinder, grinding wheel, equipment failure, struck by
|1||125689059||Non Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Misc. metal,plastic,stone&glass-working mach. op's|
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