Accident Report Detail
Accident: 114165.015 - Employee Fractures Fingers While Removing Idler Roll On Coat
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1382742.015||03/06/2019||Presstek Holdings, Inc.|
At 8:15 a.m. on February 27, 2019, Employee #1 was removing a 6 foot long, 400 l b. idler roll on the rewind section of the coating line equipment. A fork-truck with an extending boom arm was used with a choked sling around the roller to li ft it. When the end of the roll came free from the greased bearing, the roll jo lted upwards six inches, pinning Employee #1's left pinky, ring, and middle fin ger against the structure of the equipment. The employee suffered three fracture d fingers on the left hand. The employee was hospitalized.
|1||1382742.015||55||M||Hospitalized injury||Machine operators, not specified|