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Accident: 202251914 - Crane Operator Amputates Finger Tip On Crane Hook

Accident: 202251914 -- Report ID: 0953210 -- Event Date: 01/13/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31402075101/13/20103743Wabtec Global Services
On January 13, 2010, Employee #1, of Wabtec Global Services, was operating an overhead crane/hoist, and the tip of his left index finger got caught between the crane hook and the lifting equipment. Employee #1 was hospitalized, and the tip of finger was partially amputated, as a result of this incident.
Keywords: amputated, crane hook, finger, crane operator, crane
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314020751 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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