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Accident: 202521894 - Employee'S Hand Injured When Caught Between Wheels And Belt

Accident: 202521894 -- Report ID: 0950624 -- Event Date: 01/24/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31499229806/21/20117999Mammoth Mountain Ski Area
On January 24, 2011, Employee #1, the maintenance supervisor, was adjusting the belts on the chair lift. His glove was caught by a PTO belt and pulled his hand into the wheels and belt of the lift. The moving parts fractured the second finger of his right hand. Employee #1 was transported to a medical center. At the medical center, he received treatment and care and was then hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, hydraulic lift, maintenance, rotating parts, belt, finger, caught by, hand, machine--misc
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314992298 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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