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Case Status: OPEN

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Inspection: 1578889.015 - American Custom Coils Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Long Beach District Office


Inspection Nr: 1578889.015
Report ID: 0950635
Date Opened: 02/17/2022

Site Address:
American Custom Coils Inc.
1664 W. 139th St.
Gardena, CA 90249

Mailing Address:
1664 W. 139th St., Gardena, CA 90249

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 335312/Motor and Generator Manufacturing

Inspection Type: Accident

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 07/26/2022


Case Closed:

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1861465
Case Status: OPEN
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 3 3
Initial Penalty $37,800 $0 $0 $0 $0 $37,800
Current Penalty $37,800 $0 $0 $0 $0 $37,800
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 4002(A) 07/26/2022 08/05/2022 $11,700 $11,700 $0 08/08/2022 C - Contested  
2. 02001 Serious 4186(B) 07/26/2022 08/05/2022 $11,700 $11,700 $0 08/08/2022 C - Contested  
3. 03001 Serious 3314(C)(1) 07/26/2022 08/05/2022 $14,400 $14,400 $0 08/08/2022 C - Contested  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 147242.015
Event: 01/26/2022
Employee Amputates Fingers In Press Machine

At 11:15 a.m. on January 26, 2022, an employee, a machine operator, was doing a setup on a Heim 3GA-F fin press machine for copper fin stock when he stopped the machine, opened the interlock door guard and used a wooden stick to keep the do or open during setup. The employee was touching the material to check if it was going in correct way and his hand got crushed in between the dies. The injured e mployee was hospitalized to treat multiple finger amputations on his right hand.

Keywords:amputated, amputation, caught between, crushed, die, finger, inspecting, metal, press brake

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1578889.015 Hospitalized injury Punching and stamping press machine operators
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