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Accident: 202490058 - Employee Injures Hand While Cleaning Pprint Station

Accident: 202490058 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 02/20/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31442829303/22/20102653Sacramento Container Corporation
Employee #1 was on the back side of the Langston's first print station while performing a cleaning operation, which included wiping down cylinders on a printing machine by hand with a rag. At some point in the operation, Employee #1's left hand was caught between the print cylinder, which he was attempting to turn, and the anilox roll, which was rotating, causing serious injuries including the partial amputations of the left ring and middle fingers and additional injuries to the back of the left hand.
Keywords: amputated, cylinder, printing, finger, cleaning, caught between, hand
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314428293 Hospitalized injury Amputation Supervisors; handlers,equip-cleaners,laborers nec

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