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Accident: 98794.015 - Employee'S Foot And Leg Is Lacerated When Caught In Lawnmowe

Accident: 98794.015 -- Report ID: 0524700 -- Event Date: 08/31/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1261719.01509/07/2017Job1usa, Inc.
AT 11:15 a.m. on August 31, 2017, an employee was training a coworker how to use a sit-down, zero-radius lawn mower. As the employee was reaching to show the co worker which lever to use to turn right. The zero turn lever was moved which cau sed the mower to turn and run over the employee's foot. The employee sustained l acerations to the foot and lower leg. The guard on the mower was open. The incid ent occurred outdoors and weather was not a factor. There were no other witnesse s.
Keywords: foot, laceration, lawn mower, leg
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1261719.015 40 M Hospitalized injury Groundskeepers and gardeners, except farm

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