Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 114753.015 - Employee'S Finger And Thumb Are Amputated In Clam Shell Cutt

Accident: 114753.015 -- Report ID: 0728500 -- Event Date: 03/16/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1387696.01503/25/2019Humble Enterprises Inc.
At 5:00 a.m. on March 16, 2019, an employee was working for a firm that provided post-press and graphic design services. Using his right hand, he was manually feeding small card stock to a clamshell press machine. He did not retract his hand in time, and it was caught when the machine closed. His hand was crushed. He suffered the amputation of the middle finger and the thumb, at the joint. He was hospitalized.
Keywords: point of operation, machine operator, crushed, finger, amputation, machine guarding, hand, die cutting press, partial amputation, cutting, caught in, thumb, amputated
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1387696.015 64 M Hospitalized injury Amputation

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close