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Accident: 202510012 - Employee Amputates Fingertip In Bagging Machine

Accident: 202510012 -- Report ID: 0950622 -- Event Date: 06/03/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31681789906/27/20132836Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
On June 3, 2013, Employee #1 was operating a bagging machine. The employing reached in to the bagging machine to recover a piece of scrap material and came in contact at the point of operation. Employee #1's right middle fingertip was amputated. The employee was taken to an area hospital, where he was treated for the amputation. The employee's fingertip could not be reattached.
Keywords: scraper, machine operator, point of operation
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316817899 Hospitalized injury Amputation Packaging and filling machine operators

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