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Accident: 107585.015 - Employee Amputates Fingers From Failure To Lockout Machine

Accident: 107585.015 -- Report ID: 0418600 -- Event Date: 06/08/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1332321.01506/19/2018Miller & Company, Inc.
At 2:20 p.m. on June 8, 2018, an employee reached inside the side matcher machine to remove a piece of wood. The machine was not locked out, and the guard was removed. The employee sustained an amputation of two fingers and laceration to another from the cutting blade.
Keywords: unguarded, amputated, lockout/tagout, machine guarding, amputation, lockout, guard, finger
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1332321.015 22 M Hospitalized injury Amputation Machine feeders and offbearers

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