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Accident: 170673008 - Employee Injured When Hand Caught In Machine

Accident: 170673008 -- Report ID: 0452110 -- Event Date: 03/29/1994
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12459573704/05/19943089Acramold, Inc.
At approximately 1:15 p.m. on March 29, 1994, Employee #1 was removing a plastic part from the mold of a Negri Bossi & Co. injection molding machine. The piston in the hydraulic pump became detached from its rod, allowing the hydraulic oil to act against the rod. This action forced the mold to close on Employee #1's hand.
Keywords: molding machine, piston, lockout, caught between, point of operation, hand, hydraulic pump
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 124595737 Hospitalized injury Fracture Molding and casting machine operators

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