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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 92901.015 Event: 11/28/2016Worker Catches Hand In Elevator Cables And Amputates Two Fin
At 4:00 p.m. on November 28, 2016, Employee #1, employed by an elevator company, was engaged in auditing an elevator job. As the elevator was moving, his hand connected with the elevator cables. Emergency services were called, and Employe e #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for the amput ation of two fingertips.
Keywords: amputation, caught between, caught in, construction, elevator, finger, hand
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1195016.015 Hospitalized injury Occupation Not Listed

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