Accident Report Detail
Accident: 971044 - Employee Amputates Four Fingers In Press Brake
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|105627764||07/12/1989||3444||Salt Lake Sheet Metal|
Employee #1 was working alone to bend 14-gauge steel on a 115-ton Verson press brake, serial #9083, model #NOB-510. He kept his foot on the foot pedal, causing the ram to come down to the die foot, amputating four fingers on his right hand. Employee #1 walked next door and had the neighbor take him to the hospital, where he was admitted for treatment.
|1||105627764||Hospitalized injury||Amputation||Sheet metal workers|