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Accident: 102643.015 - Employee'S Thumb Is Amputated While Operating Drill Press

Accident: 102643.015 -- Report ID: 0522000 -- Event Date: 01/18/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1291354.01501/31/2018Ripley Metalworks, Ltd.

On January 18, 2018 at 8:00 p.m., an employee was operating a drill press and at tempted to sweep up metal filings when their glove was pulled into the press res ulting in an amputation of a thumb.

Keywords: amputation, drill press, glove, thumb

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1291354.015 48 M Hospitalized injury Laborers, except construction

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