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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 170742787 - Employee Hospitalized When Hand Caught In 20 Ton Press

Accident: 170742787 -- Report ID: 1054113 -- Event Date: 06/17/1994
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12479054406/17/19945271Elixir Industries Inc
Employee #1 and a coworker were smashing double hems on a camper top with a 20 ton press. The coworker released the front pedal; however, Employee #1 kept his pedal activated to save time. When going to the next part, the coworker activated his pedal. The machine cycled with Employee #1's hand in the point of operation. He required hospitalization.
Keywords: work rules, caught by, lockout, crushed, point of operation, press operator, hand, press, inattention
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 124790544 Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported

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