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Accident: 105910.015 - Employee Catches Ring Finger In Power Press And Amputates It

Accident: 105910.015 -- Report ID: 0418800 -- Event Date: 05/17/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1318308.01505/22/2018Pgt Industries Inc.
At 2:00 p.m. on May 17, 2018, an employee was holding an aluminum extrusion for punching on a hydraulic punch press and actuated the cutting tool. The employee amputated his left ring finger when it was caught by the press. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: power press, punch press, caught between, amputation, nip point, finger, amputated
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1318308.015 59 M Hospitalized injury Fracture Machine operators, not specified

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