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Accident: 99653.015 - Employee Catches Finger Between Neck Die And Bracket, Amputa

Accident: 99653.015 -- Report ID: 0454715 -- Event Date: 10/04/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1269011.01510/06/2017Nashville Wire Products Manufacturing Company, Llc
At 11:00 a.m. on October 4, 2017, an employee was operating a 50 ton Amada RG50 press brake. The employee placed a F094R bracket between the goose neck dies ag ainst the magnets and cycled the press brake. The employee was holding the part as the dies were coming down to form a 90 degree angle on the part. As the emp loyee released the part, his glove got caught on a bur on the part. The employe e's right hand was caught between the front of the goose neck die and the F094R bracket as it was bending; resulting in the amputation of the first joint of his right index finger. Hospitalization was not required.
Keywords: amputated, amputation, caught in, die, finger, press brake
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1269011.015 29 M Non Hospitalized injury Pressing machine operators

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