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Accident: 673277 - Gloves Caught In Husking Rolls; Fingers Lacerated

Accident: 673277 -- Report ID: 0751910 -- Event Date: 10/14/1985
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10191505610/14/19855191Northrup King Company
EMPLOYEES #1 AND #2, WORKING AT DIFFERENT LOCATIONS AT THE WORK SITE, EXPERIENCED SIMILAR ACCIDENTS ON THE SAME DAY. THEY WERE PULLING HUSKS FROM EARS OF CORN AS THEY EMERGED FROM HUSKING BED MACHINES. THEY WERE BOTH WERE WEARING GLOVES. AS THEY REACHED FOR EARS OF CORN THAT WERE STUCK IN THE ROLLS, THE ROTATING PARTS CAUGHT THEIR GLOVES. BOTH EMPLOYEES SUFFERED LACERATED FINGERS. THERE WERE NO AMPUTATIONS.
Keywords: finger, glove, corn, jammed, lockout, roller--mach/part, laceration, unguarded
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 101915056 Non Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Laborers, except construction
2 101915056 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Laborers, except construction

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