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Accident: 201166626 - Employee'S Fingers Are Amputated By Drill Press

Accident: 201166626 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 01/08/2005
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12606364301/25/20053537Satco Inc
On January 8, 2005, Employee #1, an assembler/machine operator, was using a Gorton brand mill setting up in a drill press configuration. He was drilling precision holes in a block of aluminum. As he did so, his right gloved hand was caught in the drill bit. The bit amputated his right little finger to just below the second joint and the ring finger to just above the second joint. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords: amputated, finger, machine operator, drill press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 126063643 Hospitalized injury Amputation Assemblers

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