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Accident: 170089858 - Employee'S Arm Caught Between Press Brake Dies

Accident: 170089858 -- Report ID: 1054112 -- Event Date: 10/12/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12480549010/12/19933599Beaverton Parts Manufacturing Co
At approximately 5:00 a.m. on October 7, 1993, Employee #1 put his hand through the die set on a hydraulic press brake in an attempt to remove a part that had slipped under the back stop. As he was reaching through the die set, his foot contacted the controls, bringing down the ram and catching his arm in between the dies.
Keywords: die, press brake, work rules, lockout, caught between, point of operation, arm, hydraulic press, unguarded, ram
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 124805490 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported

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