Inspection: 1220918.015 - Mid Continent Steel And Wire Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: St. Louis
Mid Continent Steel And Wire Inc.
2700 Central Avenue
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
2700 Central Avenue, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 332618/Other Fabricated Wire Product Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Referral
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 03/31/2017
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001A||Serious||19100147 C05 I||04/20/2017||06/07/2017||$12,000||$12,675||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||01001B||Serious||19100147 D03||04/20/2017||06/07/2017||$0||$12,675||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01002||Serious||19100147 C07 I A||04/20/2017||06/07/2017||$12,675||$12,675||$0||I - Informal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|4.||02001||Repeat||19100212 A01||04/20/2017||11/01/2017||$38,000||$63,375||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|5.||03001||Other||19100303 B07 IV||04/20/2017||06/07/2017||$0||$0||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 9:00 p.m. on March 26, 2017, an employee was clearing several jammed nails fr om inside the Injection Molded Plastic Collator Machine, M/N: PS-160. The emplo yee removed the circular guard and reached into the plastic strip collator with her right arm, to clear the jammed nails when the machine started up unexpectedl y and her right arm was caught in the orientation wheel. The employee suffered several lacerations and sustained a fracture that required surgery.
Keywords:arm, caught in, fracture, laceration, lockout/tagout, machine guarding
|1||1220918.015||Hospitalized injury||Machine operators, not specified|