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Accident: 117113.015 - Employee Amputates Fingertip While Clearing Paper Jam

Accident: 117113.015 -- Report ID: 0521400 -- Event Date: 02/07/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1408018.01506/14/2019Diamond Envelope Corporation

At 3:00 a.m. on February 7, 2019, an employee was clearing jammed paper in the e nvelope machine while it was cycling. The employee's fingertip was cut when the feeder pushed her finger into the cutting die. The employee suffered a fingertip amputation. Hospitalization was not required.

Keywords: amputation, die blades, fingertip, jammed, machine cycled, paper

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1408018.015 49 F Non Hospitalized injury

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