Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 300776143 - Wire Guard Systems Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Pico Rivera

 

Inspection Nr: 300776143
Report ID: 0950642
Open Date: 11/21/2000

Site Address:
Wire Guard Systems Inc
2050 E Slauson Ave
Huntington Park, CA 90255

Mailing Address:
, , 00000

Union Status: NonUnion

SIC:3559

NAICS: 0 


Inspection Type: Accident

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 05/03/2001

Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing

Emphasis:

Close Case:07/13/2005


Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 362613143
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 4 5
Current Violations 1 4 5
Initial Penalty $14,400 $0 $0 $2,275 $0 $16,675
Current Penalty $14,400 $0 $0 $500 $0 $14,900
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 Other 342 A 02/09/2001 03/01/2001 $250 $325 $0 03/23/2001 F - Formal Settlement  
2. 01002 Other 3203 A 02/09/2001 03/01/2001 $125 $650 $0 03/23/2001 F - Formal Settlement  
3. 01003 Other 3664 A 02/09/2001 03/01/2001 $125 $650 $0 03/23/2001 F - Formal Settlement  
4. 01004 Other 4203 B 02/09/2001 03/01/2001 $0 $650 $0 03/23/2001 F - Formal Settlement  
5. 02001 Serious 4207 A 02/09/2001 03/01/2001 $14,400 $14,400 $0 03/23/2001 F - Formal Settlement  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 201054426
Event: 04/10/2000
Employee Suffers Amputation Of Tip Of Index Finger

At the time of the accident Employee #1 was operating a Bliss 21BM mechanical punch press (Number 205-E). Employee #1 was punching a metal part approximately the size of business card while his supervisor was watching. According to Employee #1, the fixed guard had been removed and he positioned the part with his fingers at the point of operation. According to the supervisor's report Employee #1 "failed to pull his hands away from the piece while pressing the foot switch." Employee #1 suffered the amputation of the tip of his right index finger with a bone fragment. Employee #1 was hospitalized.

Keywords:amputated, finger, guard, foot control, point of operation, punch press, unguarded

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 300776143 Hospitalized injury Amputation Punching and stamping press machine operators
Back to Top

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close