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Accident: 202546602 - Employee Amputates Hand In Shaper Machine

Accident: 202546602 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 12/17/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31486676501/27/20143161G&G Quality Case Company Inc.
At approximately 9:05 a.m., on December 17, 2013, Employee #1, a carpenter, was performing duties of a carpenter, including shaping instrument cases. While shaping the instrument case, the box jumped toward the employee and his right hand slipped off the box and came in contact with the blade of the shaper. Employee #1 was transported to Alameda Medical Clinic, where he was treated for an amputation of his right hand.
Keywords: amputated, carpenter, point of operation, blade, hand, machine--misc
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314866765 Hospitalized injury Amputation Cabinet makers and bench carpenters

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