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Report: Compressed or pinched between two stationary objects at AFFILIATED FOODS INC. in Amarillo, Texas

DATE: 01/10/18

An employee was attempting to dismount his pallet jack when he was caught between a pole guard that guarded an entryway and the pallet jack, breaking his right lower leg.

Report ID 2018010330  
Date 01/10/2018  
UPA 1300155  
Primary NAICS 424410  
Nature 111 Fractures
Part of Body 513 Lower leg(s)
Source 8623 Pallet jack-powered
Secondary Source 6392 Posts, bollards, moorings
Event 643 Compressed or pinched between two stationary objects
Hospitalized Yes  
Amputation No  

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