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Accident: 201157625 - Employee'S Finger Is Amputated In Drill Press

Accident: 201157625 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 06/02/2003
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30086258806/20/20037699Cutting Edge Supply
At approximately 1:45 p.m. on June 2, 2003, Employee #1 was drilling a blade using a Baker Brothers drill press (Model No. 26HO, Serial No. 15090) in the drill line of a plant located in Colton, California. The tip of Employee #1's right index finger was amputated and degloved when the blade material he was drilling caught his finger against the drill table top. Employee #1 was hospitalized for his injuries.
Keywords: amputated, finger, caught between, drill press, blade, unguarded
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 300862588 Hospitalized injury Amputation Drilling and boring machine operators

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