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Accident: 202495107 - Employee'S Fingers Are Fractured And Lacerated In Wire Pull

Accident: 202495107 -- Report ID: 0950612 -- Event Date: 12/04/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31063484501/10/20079111City Of Palo Alto
On December 4, 2006, Employee #1 was working as a city employee, feeding conductors into conduit from a vault. The pull was stopped when the conductors became twisted. When the pull resumed, his hand was pulled into the end of the conduit. His fingers were badly lacerated, and at least one finger was fractured. He was hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, electrical vault, conduit, finger, caught by, electrical work, laceration, electric conductor, hand
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 310634845 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Electricians

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