Man Hospitalized After Falling Into Press
UPDATED: OMAHA, NE—An employee of Bemis Paper Packaging was taken to the hospital Wednesday after falling in a press that he was cleaning at the time. Despite the initial report that the injured worker was taken to the hospital in critical condition, Bemis spokesperson Melanie Miller told Printing Impressions that the employee suffered a knee sprain and did not have any other injuries.
The press was not operating at the time of the incident, and Miller said that employees followed protocol in responding to the situation.
Miller was optimistic that the employee would soon be back to work.