Thursday, 23 June 2016
Lack of guarding causes loss of 2 fingers in power press
Roberts Metal Packaging Limited, a
London-based metal packaging company was fined
after a worker trapped his hand in a power press and lost two fingers.
The circumstances were:
he company had failed to prevent access to this dangerous part of the machinery.
An employee got his left hand trapped
underneath the punch on a mechanical power-press.
He suffered severe damage to his hand including the loss of 2 fingers
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