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Inspection: 309303360 - The Walt Disney Company Dba Disneyland Resorts

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Anaheim

Nr: 309303360Report ID: 0950631Open Date: 10/09/2008

The Walt Disney Company Dba Disneyland Resorts
1313 South Harbor Blvd
Anaheim, CA 92802
Union Status: Union
SIC: 7996/Amusement Parks
NAICS: 713110/Amusement and Theme Parks

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:02/04/2009
Close Case:02/18/2009

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202549614Event: 09/16/2008Employee'S Fingertip Is Amputated In Food Processor
On September 16, 2008, Employee #1, a culinary host, was using a food processor in the kitchen of the restaurant located in the amusement park. He was pushing raw vegetables into the food processor chute. Employee #1 was holding vegetables with his left hand, while pushing the vegetables into the food processor chute with the push guard in his right hand. He was wearing a cut glove on his left hand. Employee #1's left hand was momentarily caught and pulled into the chute with the vegetables he was holding, and contacted the food processor blade. His left middle fingertip was amputated by the moving blade. Employee #1 was taken to a nearby medical center for surgery on his hand the same day.
Keywords: finger, amputated, food preparation, amuse park/carnival, blade, caught by, glove, struck by, guard, hand
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 309303360 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Short-order cooks

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