Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201636032 - Employee Amputates Thumb While Operating Drill Press
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|309829794||05/15/2006||4911||Portland General Electric Company|
At approximately 8:45 a.m. on May 11, 2006, Employee #1 was drilling a piece of aluminum with a Salberga drill press. He was wearing leather gloves. As Employee #1 placed a piece of aluminum under the drill bit and began drilling, the glove on his left hand became tangled in the drill bit. Employee #1 was hospitalized and treated for an amputated left thumb.
|1||309829794||Hospitalized injury||Amputation||Welders and cutters|