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Accident: 201487667 - Employee'S Fingers Are Amputated By Punch Press

Accident: 201487667 -- Report ID: 0950622 -- Event Date: 05/17/2005
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12575921706/01/20053547Ralphs-Pugh Co., Inc.
On May 17, 2005, Employee #1 was setting up an energized, 40-ton Rousselle punch press. Two of his left fingers were amputated. He was hospitalized; however, the fingers could not be reattached.
Keywords: amputated, finger, work rules, lockout, crushed, point of operation, set up, punch press, press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 125759217 Hospitalized injury Amputation Punching and stamping press machine operators

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