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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 1381631.015 - Kaylor Grain Co., Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Sioux Falls Area Office

Nr: 1381631.015Report ID: 0830400Open Date: 03/01/2019

Kaylor Grain Co., Inc.
28949 418th Avenuenull
Kaylor, SD 57354
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC:
NAICS: 311119/Other Animal Food Manufacturing
Mailing: P.O. Box 66null, Kaylor, SD 57354

Inspection Type:Referral
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/01/2019
Emphasis: N:AmputateClose Case:05/21/2019

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral1431186 Yes  

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 114064.015Event: 02/25/2019Employee Amputates Fingertip In Auger
At 9:30 a.m. on February 25, 2019, an employee was working for a manufacturer of animal food. A feed truck had been out on a delivery route when someone noticed that the feed was not being dispensed. The employee was troubleshooting stuck v ertical auger on the feed truck. She identified a blockage at the bottom of the feed truck vertical auger. She turned off the truck's power takeoff (PTO), but s he left the truck running. She then opened an access door. She used her hand in an attempt to remove the blockage. At this time, the auger progressed. Her hand was pinned against the wall of the auger. She sustained the amputation of her fi ngertip. The narrative did not say whether or not she was hospitalized.
Keywords: agriculture, amputated, amputation, auger, caught between, caught by, finger, fingertip, lockout, maintenance, rotating parts
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1381631.015 Non Hospitalized injury Driver-sales workers

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