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Accident: 202598306 - Worker Amputate Fingers While Adjusting Mowing Deck

Accident: 202598306 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 06/10/2009
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31350614908/10/20090782F C Landscape Inc
At approximately 2:30 p.m. on June 10, 2009, Employee #1, a landscaping contractor with F C Landscape Inc., was adjusting the height of the mower deck. While adjusting the mowing deck of the Toro 21 lawn mower, his hand came in contact with the moving blade. Employee #1 was treated for a partial amputation of the third, fourth and fifth digits of the finger on his left hand at JFK Hospital in Indio, California.
Keywords: amputated, finger, lawn mower, blade
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 313506149 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Laborers, except construction

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