Inspection: 1374636.015 - Ameri-Kleen, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Fremont District Office
15500 Hill Rd.
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
119 W. Beach St., Watsonville, CA 95076
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 115114/Postharvest Crop Activities (except Cotton Ginning)
Inspection Type: Accident
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 07/25/2019
|#||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)(4)||07/26/2019||$0||$850||$0||11/14/2019||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
|2.||02001||Serious||3203(A)(7)||07/26/2019||$0||$7,650||$0||11/14/2019||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
|3.||03001||Serious||3314(G)(2)(A)||07/26/2019||$14,000||$36,000||$0||11/14/2019||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
At 2:00 a.m. on January 28, 2019, and employee was cleaning the screw conveyor w hile the machine was in motion. The employee was using a rag which was caught i n the conveyor and pulled her right hand into the machine. The employee was abl e to pull the emergency cord on the machine and several coworkers came to assist her. The machine had to be disassembled before the employee could be extricate d and she amputated her pinky from her hand and sustained severe damage to her r ing and middle fingers. The employee was transported to the Regional Medical Ce nter, where she was hospitalized.
Keywords:amputated, amputation, auger, caught by, cleaning, conveyor, finger
|1||1374636.015||Hospitalized injury||Janitors and cleaners|