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Accident: 170176432 - Employee'S Fingertips Severed In Punch Press

Accident: 170176432 -- Report ID: 0950611 -- Event Date: 01/29/1991
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11173439801/30/19913425California Saw And Knife Works
At approximately 2:15 p.m. on January 29, 1991, Employee #1 was operating a punch press when the tips of two fingers on his right hand were severed. The press lacked safety guards or similar devices at the point of operation.
Keywords: severed, power press, finger, work rules, point of operation, press operator, punch press, unguarded
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 111734398 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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