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Accident: 200801157 - Employee Suffers Injury When Hand Is Caught In Rollers

Accident: 200801157 -- Report ID: 0523300 -- Event Date: 05/05/2004
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30611139405/24/20043449Walker Stainless Equipment, Inc
On May 5, 2004, the employee of a metal shop fed a work piece measuring 11 inches by 12 inches into a roll bender. He was wearing a glove as instructed by his supervisor. The glove became caught in the in-running rollers, resulting in a crushing injury to the employee's left hand. When the emergency trip rod was activated, it failed to immediately stop the machine.
Keywords: glove, metal shop, trip rod, caught by, bending machine, crushed, nip point, hand
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 306111394 Non Hospitalized injury Fracture Rolling machine operators

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