Inspection: 1214011.015 - Thk Manufacturing Of America, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Columbus
Thk Manufacturing Of America, Inc.
471 North High Street
Hebron, OH 43025
P O Box 759, Hebron, OH 43025
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 334513/ Instruments and Related Products Manufacturing for Measuring, Displaying, and Controlling Industrial Process Variables
Inspection Type: Referral
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 03/01/2017
Emphasis: N:Amputate, N:Silica, L:Silica
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001A||Serious||19100147 C04 I||06/28/2017||07/10/2017||$5,002||$7,696||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||01001B||Serious||19100147 C04 II||06/28/2017||08/02/2017||$0||$7,696||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01003||Serious||19100147 C06 I||06/28/2017||08/02/2017||$5,002||$7,696||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|4.||01004||Serious||19100212 A01||06/28/2017||$4,002||$6,157||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|5.||01005A||Serious||19101030 C01 IV||06/28/2017||09/01/2017||$3,001||$4,617||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|6.||01005B||Serious||19101030 G02 II B||06/28/2017||09/01/2017||$0||$0||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|7.||02001||Other||19040039 A02||06/28/2017||$5,002||$7,696||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At approximately 12:30 p.m. on February 17, 2017, an employee was changing a die for a different part to be manufactured. One part of the die was slide in and h ad a collar on it as the other part of the die was suspended above the collar by a crane. The employee was using his left finger to check to make sure the colla r was even all the way around. The employees right hand activated the controls for the crane by accident and lowers the other part of the die onto the left in dex finger causing a partial amputation. The employee was not hospitalized.
Keywords:amputated, caught in, crane hook, die casting machine, finger, material handling
|1||1214011.015||Non Hospitalized injury||Occupation Not Listed|