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Accident: 202443214 - Employee Suffers Partial Amputation While Using Punch Press

Accident: 202443214 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 06/29/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30746082407/26/20063442Window Enterprises Dba Torrance Aluminum
At approximately 12:15 p.m. on June 29, 2006, Employee #1 inserted his left hand under a guard to hold down a Z-steel material while using a punch press (FERRACUTE Number 700). Employee #1 sustained a partial amputation to his left thumb without bone loss which required hospitalization of less than 19 hours.
Keywords: amputated, guard, thumb, punch press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 307460824 Hospitalized injury Amputation Laborers, except construction

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