Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 980946 - Employee Injured When Glove Caught By Milling Machine

Accident: 980946 -- Report ID: 0551800 -- Event Date: 09/29/1989
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10796699610/10/19893714Dexter Axle Division
At 1:00 p.m. on September 29, 1989, Employee #1 was hand buffing the spindle using a piece of emery paper on the Okuma LC 20 4-way IS Simulation lathe, Serial Number 6011-3227, at the CNC Number 4 station. Employee #1's glove got caught, pulling her into the machine, breaking her left wrist and forearm and hitting her head on the chuck, causing a concussion and facial injuries. Employee #1 was hospitalized, unconscious in a coma.
Keywords: fracture, caught by, milling machine, arm, concussion, face
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 107966996 Hospitalized injury Concussion Lathe and turning 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