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Accident: 116495.015 - Employee Amputates Fingertip When Glove Got Caught In Drill

Accident: 116495.015 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 04/02/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
At 10:30 a.m. on April 2, 2019, an employee was using a drill to install a screw on an HVAC unit. The employee was wearing gloves and a portion of one glove got caught in the drill bit. The employee amputated his pinky fingertip, requiring hospitalization.
Keywords: amputated, amputation, caught in, drill, electric drill, finger, fingertip, glove, hvac, installing, maintenance, metal sheet, ppe, partial amputation, repair, sheet metal
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1403058.015 52 M Hospitalized injury

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