Inspection: 1220735.015 - Alto-Shaam, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Milwaukee
W164 N9221 Water Street
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
W164 N9221 Water Street, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 333319/Other Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Referral
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 03/29/2017
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Other||19100212 A03 II||09/15/2017||09/27/2017||$12,000||$63,375||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
As 1:00 p.m. on March 21, 2017, Employee #1 was using the hydraulic brake press to bend metal. The employee was holding the product with his left hand at the bo ttom and his right hand at the top. Employee #1 was wearing heavy rubber gloves to protect his hands from the sharp edges of the metal. The employee did not not ice that his glove and the fingertip of his left ring finger were in the second bend slot. When he activated the machine to make the first bend, he crushed his finger in the second bend slot, which resulted in the amputation of his left rin g fingertip.
Keywords:amputated, caught in, crushed, finger, glove, machine guarding, ppe, press brake
|1||1220735.015||Hospitalized injury||Machine operators, not specified|