Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 690743 - Tip Of Finger Amputated By Punch Press

Accident: 690743 -- Report ID: 0854910 -- Event Date: 07/12/1985
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
327079007/18/19853643Nu Art Lighting & Manufacturing Co
EMPLOYEE #1 HAD BEEN TAKEN OFF HER REGULAR JOB IN PLASTICS. SHE WAS ASSIGNED TO USE A PUNCH PRESS TO PUNCH OUT SEALS OF RUBBER. SHE WAS PUNCHING OUT SEALS WHEN SHE SOMEHOW PLACED THE TIP OF HER INDEX FINGER INTO THE POINT OF OPERATION. EMPLOYEE #1 LOST THE TIP OF HER FINGER.
Keywords: amputated, finger, caught by, point of operation, punch press, press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 3270790 Non Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Punching and stamping press machine operators

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close