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Report: Struck by falling object or equipment, unspecified at TARGET DISTRIBUTION CENTER in Tyler, Texas
An employee was cleaning up after replacing a motor on a conveyor. While trying to pick up the old motor it slipped and fell. The employee tried to catch it and the motor fell on his right hand causing broken bones.
|Part of Body||440||Hand(s), unspecified|
|Source||4414||Motors other than vehicle|
|Event||6230||Struck by falling object or equipment, unspecified|
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