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Accident: 200521367 - Employee'S Fingertips Amputated In Mechanical Press

Accident: 200521367 -- Report ID: 0751910 -- Event Date: 11/21/1999
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30037548201/04/20003714Dana Glacier Vandervell
Employee #1 was checking the tension using a blank in a mechanical power press. His right hand was in the die area when the press cycled, amputating his index finger at the first knuckle and the tip of his middle finger.
Keywords: maintenance, amputated, power press, finger, work rules, die guard, point of operation, press operator, press, unguarded
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 300375482 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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