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Accident: 108560.015 - Employee Amputates Finger While Removing Jam Inside Of Machi

Accident: 108560.015 -- Report ID: 0522000 -- Event Date: 08/22/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1341473.01508/24/2018Ahresty Wilmington Corporation
At 5:15 a.m. on August 22, 2018, an employee was removing a jam inside of the machine. The guarding was inadequate, exposing employees to struck by hazards. The rotating cutting wheel on the mill amputated two of his fingers. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: struck by, finger, guard, amputation, jammed
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1341473.015 58 M Hospitalized injury Amputation Machine operators, not specified

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