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Accident: 202508644 - Employee'S Finger Is Amputated In Punch Press

Accident: 202508644 -- Report ID: 0950622 -- Event Date: 09/09/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31432861809/14/20113444M&G Duravent, Inc.
At approximately 8:15 p.m. on September 9, 2011, Employee #1 was prying a 6 in. decreaser ring from the die of a punch press. His right middle finger was amputated when it became caught between the die base and the bottom stripper of the press. The press had not been deenergized.
Keywords: die, amputated, finger, machine operator, jammed, lockout, caught between, punch press, press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314328618 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Pressing machine operators

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