Inspection: 1202964.015 - West Dupage Recycling & Transfer Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Naperville
West Dupage Recycling & Transfer Inc.
1655 Powis Road
West Chicago, IL 60185
1655 Powis Road, West Chicago, IL 60185
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 562920/Materials Recovery Facilities
Inspection Type: Referral
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 01/17/2017
Emphasis: N:Amputate, L:Fall
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19100023 C01||04/11/2017||05/18/2017||$12,675||$12,675||$0||05/05/2017||F - Formal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|2.||01002A||Serious||19100147 C04 II||04/11/2017||05/18/2017||$11,770||$12,675||$0||05/05/2017||F - Formal Settlement|
|3.||01002B||Serious||19100147 F03 I||04/11/2017||05/18/2017||$0||$0||$0||05/05/2017||F - Formal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|4.||01003||Serious||19100147 F03 II D||04/11/2017||05/18/2017||$12,675||$12,675||$0||05/05/2017||F - Formal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|5.||01004||Serious||19100147 C07 I||04/11/2017||05/18/2017||$11,770||$9,054||$0||05/05/2017||F - Formal Settlement|
At approximately 4:30 p.m. on January 06, 2017, Employee #1, a temporary employe e working as a Line Operator/ General Labor was troubleshooting the suspended co nveyor that hangs above the lines transition conveyor. This section of the line contains a large magnet to remove ferrous metals from material that travels unde r it. Employees reported to Employee #1 that the line was stopping. After sever al stops, Employee #1 climbed the conveyor to check if the roller assembly and/o r pulley were damaged or broken. Lockout was not applied when Employee #1 was tr oubleshooting this area. After requesting via radio that the line be started his glove was caught and pulled by the belt inadvertently into the nip point, resul ting in partial left finger amputation and friction burns to his hand. The emplo yee sustained partial amputation of his left finger and burns to the left hand.
|1||1202964.015||Hospitalized injury||Laborers, except construction|