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Accident: 106908.015 - Employee'S Finger Is Partially Amputated While Operating Alp

Accident: 106908.015 -- Report ID: 0524700 -- Event Date: 06/23/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1326510.01506/28/2018Biofit Engineered Products Limited Partnership
At 11:20 a.m. on June 23, 2018, an employee was operating an Alpine tube and pipe hydraulic bender. After placing a tube in the benders clamp, he activated the machine while his right hand was in the machine's point of operation (between the pipe and the clamp). As a result, the employee's right index finger was partially amputated after being pinched and fractured by the clamp.
Keywords: point of operation, guard, finger, amputated, caught between
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1326510.015 22 M Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Machine operators, not specified

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