Inspection: 1207702.015 - Interlake Mecalux, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Chicago North
Interlake Mecalux, Inc.
1600 N. 25th Ave.
Melrose Park, IL 60160
1600 N. 25th Ave., Melrose Park, IL 60160
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 332313/Plate Work Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Referral
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 02/02/2017
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Repeat||19100212 A01||03/28/2017||04/21/2017||$44,000||$69,713||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 12:30 p.m. on January 26, 2017, an employee was operating a roll former machi ne during troubleshooting to determine where a flaw in the steel beam was coming from. While he was observing the rollers, he got too close and his right hand w as pulled into the rollers. He sustained crushing injuries to his hand, resultin g in bruising, internal bleeding, and swelling. The employee was hospitalized an d received treatment for his injury. The incident investigation reported that t he roll former line was guarded by perimeter fencing equipped with interlocked g ates, but the interlocks were not functioning, which allowed the employee to ent er into the machine area while the machine was still operating.
Keywords:caught between, crushed, guard, maintenance, repair
|1||1207702.015||Hospitalized injury||Machine operators, not specified|