Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 170167613 - Employee'S Fingertips Amputated In Punch Press

Accident: 170167613 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 11/14/1996
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11198465412/10/19963999Umpco Inc
Employee #1, a punch press operator and set-up person, had just set up the dies of a metal stamping punch press. He was retrieving a part from the dies when the press cycled and amputated the tips of three fingers on his right hand.
Keywords: amputated, power press, finger, work rules, lockout, point of operation, set up, press operator, punch press, unguarded
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 111984654 Hospitalized injury Amputation Punching and stamping press machine operators

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.