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Accident: 102648.015 - Employee Catches Gloved Hand In Electric Drill Collar And Am

Accident: 102648.015 -- Report ID: 0418300 -- Event Date: 01/22/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1291379.01501/29/2018Polymer Industries, Llc
At 9:00 a.m. on January 22, 2018, an employee was setting up an extrusion line and caught his glove in an electric drill's chuck. The employee amputated the small pinky finger from his left hand and was hospitalized.
Keywords: caught in, finger, amputation, glove, drill collar, amputated
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1291379.015 42 M Hospitalized injury Amputation Production helpers

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