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Accident: 14515365 - Caught Fingers Between Ram And Die On Power Press

Accident: 14515365 -- Report ID: 0524700 -- Event Date: 03/28/1985
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
235794503/28/19853469Midwest Stamping & Manufacturing Co
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS RUNNING A FEDERAL, 70 TON MECHANICAL FULL REVOLUTION POWER PRESS, CONTROLLED BY A FOOT PEDAL. HE HAD REMOVED ONE (1) OF HIS SAFETY PULL BACKS TO STACK PARTS. HE FORGOT TO PUT IT BACK ON WHEN HE STARTED RUNNING AGAIN. HIS RIGHT INDEX FINGER WAS AMPUTATED AT THE SECOND JOINT. HIS RIGHT MIDDLE FINGER WAS CUT AND BRUISED. THREE PINS WERE PUT IN IT.
Keywords: pull back device, die, amputated, power press, finger, foot control, laceration, contusion, ram
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 2357945 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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