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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 303874242 - G.B. Goldman Paper Company

Inspection Information - Office: Philadelphia

 

Inspection Nr: 303874242
Report ID: 0317000
Open Date: 03/07/2001

Site Address:
G.B. Goldman Paper Company
2201 East Allegheny Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19134

Mailing Address:
2201 E. Allegheny Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19134

Union Status: Union

SIC:2679

NAICS: 0 


Inspection Type: Accident

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Health

Close Conference: 06/21/2001

Emphasis: L:Conspace

Close Case:11/09/2001


Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 102020831
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 6 6
Current Violations 6 6
Initial Penalty $29,400 $0 $0 $0 $0 $29,400
Current Penalty $29,400 $0 $0 $0 $0 $29,400
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. 01001A Serious 19100146 C01 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $4,900 $4,900 $0 -  
2. 01001B Serious 19100146 C02 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
3. 01001C Serious 19100146 C04 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
4. 01002A Serious 19100146 D03 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $4,900 $4,900 $0 -  
5. 01002B Serious 19100146 D04 VII 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
6. 01002C Serious 19100146 D09 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
7. 01002D Serious 19100146 D10 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
8. 01003A Serious 19100146 G01 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $4,900 $4,900 $0 -  
9. 01003B Serious 19100146 H01 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
10. 01004A Serious 19100146 K01 I 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $4,900 $4,900 $0 -  
11. 01004B Serious 19100146 K01 II 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
12. 01004C Serious 19100146 K01 IV 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
13. 01004D Serious 19100146 K01 V 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
14. 01005A Serious 19100147 C01 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $4,900 $4,900 $0 -  
15. 01005B Serious 19100147 C04 I 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
16. 01005C Serious 19100147 C04 II 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
17. 01005D Serious 19100147 C06 I 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
18. 01006A Serious 19100147 C07 IA 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $4,900 $4,900 $0 -  
19. 01006B Serious 19100147 C07 IB 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  
20. 01006C Serious 19100147 C07 IC 08/15/2001 09/17/2001 $0 $0 $0 -  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 202003992
Event: 03/07/2001
Employee Dies When Caught In Automatic Baler

Employee #1 was operating an automatic baler machine, 5 ft long by 4 ft wide by 8.5 ft high. A hydraulic ram located at the bottom of the change hopper compresses scrap paper into bales. Employee #1 was caught in the machine and died of multiple injuries including an amputation of the left leg at the knee and severe bleeding. The company has a lockout/tagout program but Employee #1 did not utilize it.

Keywords:knee, amputated, caught by, lockout, baler, unguarded, leg

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 303874242 Fatality Amputation Compressing and compacting machine operators
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