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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 170710081 - Employee'S Hand Injured When Caught Between Rollers

Accident: 170710081 -- Report ID: 0111500 -- Event Date: 10/04/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12317449210/04/19932652Heminway Corporation
Employee was attempting to clear a jam in a lining machine. He had not de-energized the machine. A piece of paper had wrapped itself around one of a series of rollers. The employee's left hand slipped off the roller and went between the next pair of rollers. Employee #1's hand sustained a severe abrasion.
Keywords: work rules, slip, jammed, lockout, roller--mach/part, caught between, abrasion, nip point
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 123174492 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported

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