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Accident: 998146 - Employee'S Fingers Crushed In Punch Press

Accident: 998146 -- Report ID: 0552700 -- Event Date: 11/16/1987
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10455396111/20/19873599Esp Machine & Tool, Inc.
AT 7:20 AM ON NOVEMBER 16, 1987, EMPLOYEEE #1, A WORKER FROM A TEMPORARY AGENCY, WAS OPERATING A PUNCH PRESS. THE PRESS WAS NOT EQUIPPED WITH A HAND RESTRAINT SYSTEM. HIS FOOT ACCIDENTLY HIT THE FOOT PEDAL WHILE HE WAS PLACING A PART IN THE PRESS. THE PRESS TRIPPED AND CRUSHED 4 FINGERS ON THE EMPLOYEE'S RIGHT HAND.
Keywords: die, finger, work rules, two-hand control, crushed, point of operation, punch press, press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 104553961 Hospitalized injury Amputation Punching and stamping press machine operators

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