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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201637915 Event: 06/16/2008Employee Fractures Hand When Caught In Machine
Employee #1 was loading a part onto the mandrel, when the hydraulic clamp die closed on his hand. The bending cycle was not actuated by Employee #1, or any other worker in the area. The cause of the machine actuating is unknown. Hydraulic and electrical testing was conducted without determining a cause of the accident. Employee #1 sustained a fracture and was hospitalized.
Keywords: die, fracture, caught by, mandrel, hand
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 312297062 Hospitalized injury Fracture Machinists

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