Accident Report Detail
Accident: 887836 - Employee'S Fingertips Amputated In Press Brake
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|104365416||02/08/1989||3446||Bettinger West Inc.|
Employee #1 was forming metal parts using a Toledo Machine and Tool Company full revolution press brake (plate motor No. 526084-2) operated by a foot treadle. Three fingertips of his left hand became caught between the die sections. His index finger was amputated to halfway down the nail; his middle finger to three-quarters down the nail; and his ring finger to the first joint. There were no witnesses. Employee #1 had on-the-job training and had previously operated this machine. There was no point-of-operation guard on the machine.
|1||104365416||Hospitalized injury||Amputation||Punching and stamping press machine operators|