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Accident: 202520565 - Employee'S Glove Is Caught In Drill Press, Receives Fracture

Accident: 202520565 -- Report ID: 0950624 -- Event Date: 08/31/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31258063211/04/20103312Agricultural Industrial Manufacturing Inc.
On August 31, 2010, Employee #1 was using a Leland Gifford drill press. He bypassed the foot pedal by inserting a bolt to keep the pedal in the on position. As he worked, the drill bit caught the glove of his left hand, resulting in unspecified fractures. Emergency medical personnel were summoned. They arrived and transported him to a medical center where he received medical attention and was hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, glove, caught by, drill press, foot-powered press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 312580632 Hospitalized injury Fracture Misc. metal & plastic processing machine operators

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