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Accident: 14308357 - Employee'S Hand Amputated When Caught In Machine'S Nip Point

Accident: 14308357 -- Report ID: 0213400 -- Event Date: 06/08/1987
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10062607606/08/19873089Owen-Illinois Plastics Products Div.
Employee #1 was having trouble with her machine and shut it off. As she reached into the machine, a nip point closed and amputated her left hand. Employee #1 required hospitalization.
Keywords: maintenance, amputated, work rules, caught by, lockout, nip point, hand
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 100626076 Hospitalized injury Asphyxia Occupation not reported

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