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Accident: 14372627 - Employee'S Fingers Crushed When Caught In Punch Press

Accident: 14372627 -- Report ID: 0523300 -- Event Date: 08/02/1996
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30056272508/12/19963799Karavan Trailers, Inc.
Employee #1 was attempting to remove a part from a part revolution punch press when the brake failed to hold and the upper die fell on her hand. The first three fingers on her left hand were crushed. She was hospitalized.
Keywords: die, brake, finger, work rules, equipment failure, lockout, crushed, struck by, punch press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 300562725 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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