Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 117825.015 - Employee Suffers Finger Amputation In Coil Punch Machine

Accident: 117825.015 -- Report ID: 0626300 -- Event Date: 06/24/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1414326.01507/11/2019Jps Graphics Corporation
At 10:45 a.m. on June 24, 2019, an employee was setting up a foot-operated coil punch machine. The employee had her index finger in the area of the clamp when s he accidentally activated the foot pedal, resulting in the amputation of her fin ger. The employee was treated but was not hospitalized.
Keywords: amputation, caught in, finger, foot pedal, foot-powered press, machine cycled, point of operation, punch press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1414326.015 63 F Non Hospitalized injury Machine operators, not specified

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.