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Accident: 200521334 - Employee'S Fingers Amputated In Hydraulic Press

Accident: 200521334 -- Report ID: 0751910 -- Event Date: 09/21/1999
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11509482312/10/19993363Lund Manufacturing Company, Inc.
Employee #1 was using a hydraulic trim machine when it cycled without warning. Two fingers on her right hand became caught in the point of operation and were amputated. The cause of the accident was defective return springs on the dual operating levers.
Keywords: amputated, finger, caught between, point of operation, hydraulic press, press operator, punch press, mech malfunction
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 115094823 Hospitalized injury Amputation Punching and stamping press machine operators

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