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Accident: 94916.015 - Employee'S Fingers Are Amputated While Cleaning Chute Of Law

Accident: 94916.015 -- Report ID: 0626300 -- Event Date: 04/17/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1226766.01504/21/2017Encore Wire Corporation
At 8:15 a.m. on April 17, 2017, an employee was mowing lawn with a push mower. The employee reached into the discharge chute of the lawn mower with his right hand to clean it. The employee's thumb, index finger, and middle finger of the right hand were amputated.
Keywords: finger, amputation, lawn mower
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1226766.015 27 M Hospitalized injury Amputation

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