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Accident: 104632.015 - Employee Amputates Finger In Between Moving Gears

Accident: 104632.015 -- Report ID: 0950624 -- Event Date: 01/27/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1210999.01502/16/2017Plastipak Packaging, Inc.
At 7:00 a.m. on January 27, 2017, an employee was troubleshooting a Blow-Mold machine. The employee put his hand inside the machine and caught one of his fingers between the moving gears, amputating it. The employee was hospitalized as well.
Keywords: amputated, amputation, gear, finger, crushed, caught between
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1210999.015 25 M Hospitalized injury Amputation Operating engineers

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