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Ensure the nip point hazards in the tripper room are isolated from employees with guarding that meets AS 4024 Safety of Machinery Standards.
In the process, he put his hand on the wire and when doing so the wire tensioned itself and grabbed his hand which got caught in the damaged edge of the metal cable support tray below the wire rope. The tip of the victim’s left little finger was sliced off resulting in his finger being amputated to the first knuckle.