Inspection: 1212608.015 - Joy Global Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Milwaukee
Joy Global Inc.
4400 W. National Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53214
4400 W. National Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53214
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 333131/Mining Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Referral
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 02/21/2017
Emphasis: N:Amputate, L:Piv
Case Closed: 11/22/2017
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001A||Serious||19100147 E01||06/16/2017||06/22/2017||$7,696||$7,696||$0||07/11/2017||F - Formal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|2.||01001B||Serious||19100219 D03||06/16/2017||06/22/2017||$0||$0||$0||07/11/2017||F - Formal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|3.||01002||Serious||19100147 F03 II B||06/16/2017||09/15/2017||$7,600||$12,675||$0||07/11/2017||F - Formal Settlement|
At approximately 1:15 p.m. on February 10, 2017, Employee #1 was observing anoth er maintenance employee adjust components within a horizontal boring machine. Em ployee #1 decided to check the tension in the machines pulley and belt system a nd placed his right hand into the machine. The maintenance coworker then started the machine. Employee #1s right hand was caught by the pulley and belt system and pulled into the machine, which fractured and lacerated it. Employee #1 was t ransported to a medical center, where he underwent surgical procedures, which in cluded the placement of pins to repair the hand. He also received post-operative treatment and care, and was then hospitalized.
Keywords:boring machine, caught in, fracture, hand, laceration, lockout/tagout, machine guarding, struck by
|1||1212608.015||Hospitalized injury||Operations & systems researchers and analysts|