Inspection: 1289375.015 - Tobin Steel Company, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Santa Ana District Office
Tobin Steel Company, Inc.
817 E. Santa Ana Blvd.
Santa Ana, CA 92701
817 E. Santa Ana Blvd., Santa Ana, CA 92701
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 332312/Fabricated Structural Metal Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Accident
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 05/17/2018
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Other||3203(A)||05/17/2018||06/21/2018||$100||$410||$0||06/13/2018||F - Formal Settlement|
|2.||01002||Other||4202(A)||05/17/2018||06/21/2018||$100||$515||$0||06/13/2018||F - Formal Settlement|
|3.||01003||Other||4202(C)||05/17/2018||06/21/2018||$100||$515||$0||06/13/2018||F - Formal Settlement|
|4.||01004||Other||4202(D)||05/17/2018||06/21/2018||$100||$305||$0||06/13/2018||F - Formal Settlement|
|5.||02001||Serious||4202(B)||05/17/2018||05/29/2018||$3,600||$12,375||$0||06/13/2018||F - Formal Settlement|
|6.||03001||Serious||4203(B)||05/17/2018||05/29/2018||$3,600||$12,375||$0||06/13/2018||F - Formal Settlement|
|7.||04001||Serious||4214(A)||05/17/2018||$14,400||$21,600||$0||06/13/2018||F - Formal Settlement|
At 10:15 a.m. on January 4, 2018, an employee was bending steel parts with a Ful l Revolution 35 Ton Chicago Steel Press Brake by stepping on a foot pedal. The foot pedal was located in front of entry point for the press and had been sticki ng periodically which would cause the brake to repeat a cycle. The employee rea ched into the opening to retrieve a part and the machine repeated a cycle, crush ing the employee's left hand index and middle fingers. The employee's index fin ger was also partially amputated, and he was hospitalized.
Keywords:amputated, amputation, caught by, crushing, foot control, press brake
|1||1289375.015||Hospitalized injury||Pressing machine operators|