Teenager lost fingers in factory machine

Source: on 2009-07-29 15:09:00

A 16-year-old lost three fingers in a rolling press while working at a packaging factory, Sheffield Magistrates' Court has heard.Wade Savage had taken a summer job at Sheffield-based firm Holdsworth packaging, which makes cardboard boxes and wrapping materials. According to HSE inspector Alan Sheldon, Savage was cutting templates on the rolling press when his hand was drawn into machine and his fingers were partly severed.He had three operations to reconstruct ...

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