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Accident: 202599593 - Employee'S Finger Is Amputated In Machine

Accident: 202599593 -- Report ID: 0950612 -- Event Date: 09/22/2009
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31348060009/30/20092631International Paper
On September 22, 2009, Employee #1 was operating a paper corrugator. While using the jog button to move the splicer head, he wiped oil from the block at the worm gear. The worm gear then caught his glove and pulled one of his fingers into the pinch point of the block and gear, causing a partial amputation of the finger.
Keywords: amputated, finger, glove, work rules, cleaning, machine operator, lubricating fluid, caught between, nip point, gear
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 313480600 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Folding machine operators

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