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Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1314610.015 - Holliday Rock Company, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Van Nuys-Min/Tunn
Employee Catches Finger In Nip Point And Amputates Fingertip
At 4:30 p.m. on May 8, 2018, an employee was at rear of #273 company-issued read y-mix truck using his hands to remove overflow of wet ready-mix concrete from re ar of truck while the drum of the truck was in motion. The employee felt a pinc h on his left index finger and pulled it back quickly when his gloved hand was p ulled into a pinch point between the trunnion ring and roller. The employee cru shed the tip of his finger and was taken to the hospital where he was treated fo r a fingertip amputation before being released on the same day. Hospitalization was not required.
amputated, amputation, caught between, concrete truck, finger, nip point
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