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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1486736.015 - Worksaver, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Fairview Heights


Inspection Nr: 1486736.015
Report ID: 0524530
Open Date: 07/28/2020

Site Address:
Worksaver, Inc.
9 Worksaver Trail
Litchfield, IL 62056

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 100, Litchfield, IL 62056

Union Status: Union


NAICS: 551112/Offices of Other Holding Companies

Inspection Type: Referral

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 07/28/2020

Emphasis: N:Amputate

Close Case:12/30/2020

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Referral 1626988 Yes
Case Status: CLOSED
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $9,446 $0 $0 $0 $0 $9,446
Current Penalty $9,446 $0 $0 $0 $0 $9,446
FTA Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# Citation ID Citaton Type Standard Issuance Date Abatement Due Date Current Penalty Initial Penalty FTA Penalty Contest Latest Event Note
1. 01001 Serious 19100147 D 09/25/2020 10/22/2020 $9,446 $9,446 $0 Z - Issued  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 128329.015
Event: 07/17/2020
Employee Amputates Finger While Adjusting Ironworker Machine

At 8:13 on July 17, 2020, an employee was working alone adjusting the stop on a 86 Ton Metal Muncher Hydraulic Multi-Station Ironworker Model MM90C preparing fo r a new run of parts. The machine was not locked out and while adjusting the sto ps he reached over the machine and accidentally engaged the control lever. The machine cycled and caught the employee's finger between the frame and the arm. The employee amputated his finger in the scissor action of the frame and require d medical treatment without hospitalization.

Keywords:adjust, amputated, amputation, caught in, control lever, engineering controls, finger, hydraulic, hydraulic equipment, hydraulic tool, lack of engineering controls, lockout, lockout/tagout, machine operator, machin

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1486736.015 Non Hospitalized injury Machinists
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