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Accident: 109889.015 - Employee Amputates Thumb Tip Between Cylinder Shaft Cap And

Accident: 109889.015 -- Report ID: 0552652 -- Event Date: 08/31/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1348518.01510/10/2018Techniplas Group Company Dba Nyloncraft Of Michigan Inc
At 6:48 a.m. on August 13, 2018, an employee was moving a proximity switch and t he ASD-16 Turntable Pin Insertion Cylinder cycled, catching his right hand's thu mb between the end of the cylinder cap and nut of the cylinder shaft. The emplo yee amputated the tip of his thumb and was hospitalized.
Keywords: amputated, amputation, caught between, cylinder, shaft, thumb
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1348518.015 43 M Hospitalized injury Machine operators, not specified

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