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Accident: 200074649 - Press Operator Crushes And Amputates Fingers

Accident: 200074649 -- Report ID: 0453720 -- Event Date: 10/21/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31528003202/10/20112514Leggett & Platt Incorporated
On October 21, 2010, Employee #1, a 51 year-old male with Leggett & Platt Incorporated, was operating a press manually with his hands in the die area when the press malfunctioned and repeated crushing four of his fingers on his right hand with middle joint amputation of his ring and third finger and end amputation of his second and fifth finger.
Keywords: die blades, die, amputated, press brake, finger, machine operator, crushed, die guard, press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 315280032 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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