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Accident: 100241.015 - Employee Is Enlarging A Cable Eyelet With A Drill Press And

Accident: 100241.015 -- Report ID: 1054112 -- Event Date: 06/23/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1273534.01507/19/20174923317717548 - Northwest Natural Gas Company
At 10:15 a.m. on June 23, 2017, an employee was using a floor model drill press in the automotive shop to enlarge the crimped eyelet on a heavy duty wire cable. The employee was using his hand to hold down the cable when it spun and caught his left ring finger. The employee amputated his fingertip and no hospitalizat ion was required.
Keywords: amputated, amputation, drill press, finger
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1273534.015 26 M Hospitalized injury Occupation not reported

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