Inspection: 1342539.015 - Olam West Coast, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Fremont District Office
Olam West Coast, Inc.
1350 Pacheco Pass Hwy.
Gilroy, CA 95020
1350 Pacheco Pass Hwy., Gilroy, CA 95020
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 311423/Dried and Dehydrated Food Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Accident
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 02/04/2019
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Other||3314(G)(2)(A)||02/06/2019||$750||$750||$0||02/26/2019||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
|2.||02001||Serious||3314(C)||02/06/2019||$18,000||$18,000||$0||02/26/2019||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
At 6:30 a.m. on August 24, 2018, an employee was trying to unplug an airlock on an air lift by blowing compressed air through it to move a pipe. The employee r estarted the airlift and put his hand into the lower section of it to pull the p ipe out. The employee reached too far into the machine and amputated the tips o f both his index and middle fingers. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords:amputated, amputation, blade, caught by, fingertip
|1||1342539.015||Hospitalized injury||Machinery maintenance occupations|