Accident Report Detail
Accident: 809293 - Employee'S Hand Lacerated By Press Cam Mechanism
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|2970747||01/24/1989||3469||Acme United Corporation|
At approximately 1:15 p.m. on December 15, 1988, Employee #1 was setting up a die on the Niagara trim press machine, serial #45004, at the plant. As Employee #1 reached under the existing guard to touch the brake shaft to determine its temperature, the cam caught his ring finger and pulled his left hand into the mechanism. Employee #1's entire hand was lacerated.
|1||2970747||Hospitalized injury||Cut/Laceration||Machinery maintenance occupations|