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Accident: 201637915 - Employee Fractures Hand When Caught In Machine

Accident: 201637915 -- Report ID: 1054111 -- Event Date: 06/16/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31229706206/19/20083498Tube Specialties Co Inc
Employee #1 was loading a part onto the mandrel, when the hydraulic clamp die closed on his hand. The bending cycle was not actuated by Employee #1, or any other worker in the area. The cause of the machine actuating is unknown. Hydraulic and electrical testing was conducted without determining a cause of the accident. Employee #1 sustained a fracture and was hospitalized.
Keywords: die, fracture, caught by, mandrel, hand
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 312297062 Hospitalized injury Fracture Machinists

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