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Accident: 736827 - Employee Struck In Head By Descending Power Press Die

Accident: 736827 -- Report ID: 0452110 -- Event Date: 03/14/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10201587204/08/19863469Porcelain Metal Corporation
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS REMOVING PARTS AND SCRAP METAL FROM THE DIES ON A MECHANICAL POWER PRESS. THE PRESS WAS SOMEHOW TRIPPED, CAUSING THE UPPER DIE TO DESCEND AND STRIKE THE EMPLOYEE IN THE HEAD. HE WAS HOSPITALIZED.
Keywords: die, head, power press, work rules, cleaning, lockout, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 102015872 Hospitalized injury Fracture Punching and stamping press machine operators

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