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Accident: 202316121 - Employee'S Hand Fractured When Struck By Moving Parts

Accident: 202316121 -- Report ID: 0950612 -- Event Date: 06/14/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30989658707/27/20063569Global Testing
On June 14, 2006, Employee #1 was programming a wafer testing machine. He was programming from the keyboard and attached screen but felt he needed to check that the wafer was not damaged. Employee #1 removed a cover from the side of the machine and, while looking into the interior, his hand entered the opening and was struck and pressed against the side of the opening by the moving parts inside. The employee's hand was cut and fractured. He was hospitalized for approximately four days for surgical repair.
Keywords: fracture, electronic technicn, lockout, test equipment, electronic work, laceration, struck by, hand
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 309896587 Hospitalized injury Fracture Electrical and electronic technicians

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