Accident Report Detail
Accident: 118201.015 - Employee Amputates Thumb Tip While Realigning Shearing Die
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1415190.015||07/09/2019||Sukup Manufacturing Co.|
At 11:42 a.m. on July 2, 2019, an employee was assisting a new coworker with rea ligning a die in a perforated metal shearing machine. When the employee realigne d the die, the supplied pneumatic air caused the die to retract back pinching th e employee's thumb. The employee incurred an amputation to his thumb tip and req uired hospitalization.
|1||1415190.015||33||M||Non Hospitalized injury||Fabricating machine operators, n.e.c.|