Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 99589.015 - Employee Is Aligning Steel Material And Amputates Fingertip

Accident: 99589.015 -- Report ID: 0552652 -- Event Date: 09/26/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1267884.01510/06/2017Dennen Steel Corp
At 8:30 p.m. on September 26, 2017, an employee was feeding steel from steel coi l into the die to get it ready to run parts. The employee placed her left middl e finger into a hole in the die to align the steel that had bunched up in the pr ess. The employee amputated her fingertip when the steel sprung forward and str uck her. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: amputated, amputation, die, finger, material handling, mechanical power press, press, steel, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1267884.015 42 F Hospitalized injury Pressing 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.