Accident Report Detail
Accident: 95129.015 - Employee Sustains Partial Amputation Of Right Thumb.
Accident: 95129.015 -- Report ID: 0418200 -- Event Date: 03/20/2017
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1219852.015||03/22/2017||J & J Snack Foods Corporation|
|At 2:00 a.m. on March 20, 2017, an employee was working for a commercial bakery. He was performing maintenance on a conveyor. The thumb of the employees right hand was caught between the conveyors drive chain and a sprocket. The employee sustained a transphalangeal amputation of his right thumb. This was a partial amputation. He was not hospitalized.|
Keywords: caught in, conveyor, lockout/tagout, amputation, maintenance, gear, chain, sprocket, thumb, caught between, amputated
|1||1219852.015||41||M||Hospitalized injury||Amputation||Machinery maintenance occupations|