The Bertha Bionic Woman
On May 14, it will be exactly one year since Nicole Johnson lost her left hand in a machine malfunction. Three things have helped her bounce back since then: the loving support of her family, a relentlessly positive attitude – and technology that looks straight out of a Star Wars movie.
The accident took place when Johnson was operating an industrial sewing machine at the Homecrest factory. She said the whole thing took less than a minute to happen.
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