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Accident: 201159100 - Employee'S Fingers Amputated In Printing Press

Accident: 201159100 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 03/16/2004
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30745302705/18/20042752Advanced Web Offset Inc
At approximately 4:30 p.m. on March 16, 2004, Employee #1, a pressman, was attempting to web a Horizon DEV industrial offset printing press, Unit Number 31. His fingers were caught and crushed between two blanket rollers measuring 6.5-in. by 35-in. He received a partial amputation of the tips of his left index and middle fingers.
Keywords: printing press, amputated, finger, caught by, roller conveyor, lockout, caught between, nip point, press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 307453027 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Miscellaneous printing machine operators

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