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Accident: 202544581 - Employee Loses Fingers In Mowing Accident

Accident: 202544581 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 08/09/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31486361409/06/20120782Trugreen Landcare Inc Dba Trugreen Landcare
On August 9, 2012 Employee #1 was unclogging a clogged lawnmower at the time of the accident. The mower accidently restarted, amputating two fingers on his left hand. Employee #1 was taken to a local hospital for several days.
Keywords: amputated, finger, health care facility, laceration, lawn mower
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314863614 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Groundskeepers and gardeners, except farm

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