Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

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
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

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.