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Accident: 98519.015 - Employee'S Finger Is Amputated In Crimping Machine

Accident: 98519.015 -- Report ID: 0522000 -- Event Date: 08/18/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1259149.01508/28/2017Seal Tite Llc
At 7:45 p.m. on August 18, 2017, an employee was feeding sheet metal into a crimping machine, and while working in a position allowing contact with unguarded and rotating sections of crimping the wheels. The employee's hand was suddenly pulled into the machine and her finger was amputated.
Keywords: caught in, amputation, nip point, guard, wheel, finger
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1259149.015 40 F Hospitalized injury Amputation Machine operators, not specified

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