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Accident: 170182372 - Employee'S Right Hand Injured In Thermoforming Machine

Accident: 170182372 -- Report ID: 0950644 -- Event Date: 09/28/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11220739410/05/19903842Baxter Healthcare Inc.
At approximately 9:00 a.m. on September 28, 1990, Employee #1, of Baxter Healthcare Corporation, was using her right hand to clear material jammed between the metal dies of a thermoforming machine. Her hand was seriously injured when it became caught between the metal dies. She was hospitalized for several days and then discharged to recuperate at home.
Keywords: die, work rules, jammed, lockout, caught between, hand, unguarded
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 112207394 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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