What time would you prefer us to contact you?
Please complete mandatory fields
The unnamed 34-year-old lost the majority of the ring and index digits on his right hand when his arm was pulled into the moving parts of a mechanical lathe at premises owned by Proseal UK in Adlington in March 2010.
At the time of the incident, the professional was polishing a piece of metal for Proseal UK - a firm established in Macclesfield in 1998 that now has more than 130 employees - when his hand came into contact with the dangerous equipment.
An investigation conducted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) found that he has wrongly been allowed by his employer to wear gloves while carrying out this job.
Lisa Lewis of the HSE commented: "This was a needless injury which could easily have been avoided if Proseal had followed health and safety guidance."
Claims Direct is a trading name of Slater and Gordon UK Limited, a company registered in England & Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 125 446 327, registered office 50/52 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1HL and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority for insurance mediation activity.