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Accident: 92073.015 - Employee'S Finger Is Amputated When Caught Between Objects

Accident: 92073.015 -- Report ID: 0830500 -- Event Date: 01/04/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1202147.01501/11/2017Precision Driling
At approximately 2:30 a.m. on January 4, 2017, Employee #1 wanted to lower a hydraulic Iron worker that was obstructing his view in preparation to use a hydraulic tugger/winch. While lowering the Iron worker, the unit struck the top of the hydraulic tugger/winch while Employee #1 had his right hand resting on the top of the winch. Employee #1's hand was caught between the winch and the Iron worker fracturing his right pinky finger and knuckle. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords: crushing, amputation, winch, hydraulic lift, oil well drilling/servicing, material handling
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1202147.015 29 M Hospitalized injury Amputation Drillers, oil well

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