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Accident: 115700.015 - Employee'S Fingers Are Amputated By Coil-Coating Machine

Accident: 115700.015 -- Report ID: 0419400 -- Event Date: 04/18/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1395809.01504/24/2019Nci Group, Inc.
At 7:00 a.m. on April 18, 2019, an employee was working for a manufacturer of fa bricated structural metal. He was cleaning a Chemcoater coil-coating machine. Th e employee entered the perimeter fence around the machine and removed the guards to clean the rollers with the machine still running. After removing the guards, the employee placed his fingers near the rollers. The fingers became got caught between the top and bottom rollers. The small finger, ring finger, and and inde x finger on the employee's right hand were amputated. The employee was hospitali zed.
Keywords: amputated, amputation, caught between, finger, lockout, machine guarding, nip point, roller--mach/part, training
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1395809.015 35 M Hospitalized injury Machine operators, not specified

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