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Accident: 106620.015 - Employee'S Leg Is Injured When Struck By Press Hammer

Accident: 106620.015 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 02/13/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1295642.01502/15/2018Arconic
At 7:50 pm. on February 13, 2018, an employee was using a 4000 lb Erie foundry hammer (model number: 3602) to form a part. During work, the hammer came down and hit the employee in the upper portion of his right leg. The incident investigation determined that the punch had flown to the side and through an opening in the guard, allowing it to strike the employee. The employee was hospitalized and treated for his injuries.
Keywords: punch press, flying object, guard, leg
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1295642.015 42 M Hospitalized injury Fracture Helpers, mechanics and repairers

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