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Hand Injuries

Publication Date
December 11th, 2014

On September 27th, worker was installing ground wire. While stripping the insulation covering off the wire, the knife blade slipped, cutting through the worker’s leather glove. This resulted in a laceration to the base of the thumb. The worker notified the supervisor immediately and was taken to the Kearl Medical and 6 sutures were administered to close the wound.