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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 127375954 - Saulsbury Bros. Incorporated

Inspection Information - Office: Maryland Region 1

Nr: 127375954Report ID: 0352410Open Date: 09/16/1996

Saulsbury Bros. Incorporated
Po Box 457
Ridgely, MD 21660
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2037/Frozen Fruits, Fruit Juices, and Vegetables

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:09/24/1996
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:09/24/1996

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200960144Event: 08/04/1996Employee'S Fingertip Amputated In Chain Belt Conveyor
Employee #1 was working at a Laport chain belt conveyor that ran squash toward an angled Teflon divider. He was reaching for a squash that was stuck close to the divider when his fingers became caught in the openings of the belt mesh. They were pulled toward the divider and the tip of his left middle finger was amputated.
Keywords: chain, amputated, finger, work rules, belt conveyor, caught by, caught between, conveyor, conveyor belt
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 127375954 Hospitalized injury Amputation Supervisors; handlers,equip-cleaners,laborers nec

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