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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 113677.015 - Employee Ruptures Intestines When Struck By Robotic Arm

Accident: 113677.015 -- Report ID: 0418100 -- Event Date: 02/05/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1379008.01502/13/2019Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc.
At 9:15 a.m. on February 5, 2019, Employee #1 was troubleshooting a laser. The e mployee entered the machine and closed the interlocked door. The employee sustai ned a ruptured intestines from the robotic arm. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: interlock, lockout/tagout, machine guarding, rupture, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1379008.015 54 M Hospitalized injury Machinery maintenance occupations

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