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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1383432.015 - Allegheny Wood Products, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Charleston


Inspection Nr: 1383432.015
Report ID: 0316400
Date Opened: 03/06/2019

Site Address:
Allegheny Wood Products, Inc.
15075 Mountaineer Drive
Riverton, WV 26814

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 70, Riverton, WV 26814

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 321113/Sawmills

Inspection Type: Referral

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 03/06/2019

Emphasis: N:Amputate

Case Closed: 01/10/2020

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Referral 1431513 Yes
Case Status: CLOSED
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $13,260 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,260
Current Penalty $13,260 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,260
FTA Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# Citation ID Citaton Type Standard Cited Issuance Date Abatement Due Date Current Penalty Initial Penalty FTA Penalty Contest Latest Event Note
1. 01001A Serious 19100265 C18 I 07/10/2019 07/22/2019 $13,260 $13,260 $0 08/16/2019 F - Formal Settlement  
2. 01001B Serious 19100147 C04 I 07/10/2019 07/22/2019 $0 $0 $0 08/16/2019 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 114232.015
Event: 02/28/2019
Employee Amputates Leg In Conveyor

At 4:00 p.m. on February 28, 2019, an employee was installing a rubber chute gua rds on a conveyor belt. The employee did not shut down or lock out the belt whil e working. The employee's left leg got caught in the tail roller then became st uck under the rotating shaft next to the tail roller, resulting in an amputation just above the knee.

Keywords:amputated, amputation, caught in, conveyor belt, installing, leg, lockout, roller--mach/part

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1383432.015 Hospitalized injury Machinery maintenance occupations
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