Accident Report Detail
Accident: 117641.015 - Employee Amputates Finger Between Conveyor Roller And Bar
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1412862.015||07/02/2019||Carbo Forge, Inc.|
At 9:00 a.m. on June 24, 2019, an employee was operating an Advanced Machine Des ign Company, Model #530-2230, 530 Ton Hydraulic Shear to cut steel bars. The em ployee pushed a bar into the shear with his left hand and as the bar contacted t he probe it pushed the bar back to be cut to the desired length. When the bar go t pushed back, it pinched the employee's index finger between the bar and the ro llers of the auxiliary conveyor. The employee sustained a crushing injury of the left index finger resulting in a partial amputation of the finger at the first knuckle and requiring medical treatment.
|1||1412862.015||22||M||Non Hospitalized injury||Machine operators, not specified|