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Accident: 99038.015 - Employee'S Finger Is Caught Between Conduit And Guard And Is

Accident: 99038.015 -- Report ID: 0522300 -- Event Date: 09/07/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1264069.01509/15/2017Arcelormittal
At 9:00 a.m. on September 7, 2017, Employee #1 was using a pry bar to clear debris from the area in front of a drum on the C1 conveyor belt line. The pry bar hit the drum and went flying pinching Employee #1's finger between the conduit and edge of the guard. The employee sustained a crushing injury to his right middle finger that later had to be amputated. Employee #1 was not hospitalized.
Keywords: pry bar, guard, flying object, finger, drum, conveyor belt, conduit, caught between, amputated
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1264069.015 45 M Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Managers and administrators, n.e.c

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