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Accident: 202466645 - Employee Amputates Fingers While Adjusting Lawn Mower

Accident: 202466645 -- Report ID: 0950643 -- Event Date: 06/16/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31020238706/25/20080782Stay Green Inc
At approximately 8:30 a.m. on June 16, 2008, Employee #1 was mowing grass. At the time of accident, Employee #1 was changing the cutting height of the deck on the Metro 21 eXmark (Model Number M216KASP) lawn mower. Employee #1 did not stop the mower and put his hand under the deck. The spinning blade partially amputated Employee #1's two fingers. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords: amputated, finger, lawn mower, blade
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 310202387 Hospitalized injury Amputation Laborers, except construction

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