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Accident: 170160535 - Employee'S Fingers Amputated In Punch Press

Accident: 170160535 -- Report ID: 0950662 -- Event Date: 10/21/1996
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12598049012/30/19967363Kelly Staff Leasing Inc Dba Your Staff
Employee #1 was setting up a hydraulic punch press when a part fell from the machine part rack and landed on the unguarded foot treadle. Employee #1's hand was resting at the point of operation when the machine cycled. The die and mold came down, amputating his fingers.
Keywords: amputated, finger, work rules, foot control, point of operation, foot-powered press, hydraulic press, set up, punch press, unguarded
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 125980490 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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