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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1408441.015 - Hiossen, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Allentown


Inspection Nr: 1408441.015
Report ID: 0317900
Date Opened: 06/04/2019

Site Address:
Hiossen, Inc.
85 Ben Fairless Dr.
Fairless Hills, PA 19030

Mailing Address:
85 Ben Fairless Dr., Fairless Hills, PA 19030

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 339114/Dental Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing

Inspection Type: Referral

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 06/04/2019

Emphasis: N:Amputate

Case Closed: 09/05/2019

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Referral 1459493 Yes
Case Status: CLOSED
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $6,630 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,630
Current Penalty $4,973 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,973
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. 01001 Serious 19100212 A03 II 08/14/2019 $4,973 $6,630 $0 I - Informal Settlement  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 117148.015
Event: 05/28/2019
Employee Suffers Amputation In Blister Packing Machine

At 2:00 p.m. on May 28, 2019, an employee was placing parts into the blister pac king machine when the top fell out of place. The employee reached in under plast ic guard and was crushed by the die. The employee was hospitalized and suffered an unspecified amputation.

Keywords:amputation, barrier guard, crushed, die, machine operator

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1408441.015 Hospitalized injury Machine operators, not specified
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