Standard Cited: 19100219 F03 Mechanical power-transmission apparatus.
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Inspection Nr: 1422057.015
Citation Type: Serious
Abatement Date: 01/30/2020 2
Initial Penalty: $10,419.00
Current Penalty: $10,419.00
Issuance Date: 12/11/2019
Nr Instances: 1
Nr Exposed: 2
Related Event Code (REC):
Report ID: 0522300
Contest Date: 12/20/2019
Final Order: 10/04/2021
|Type||Latest Event||Event Date||Penalty||Abatement Due Date||Citation Type||Failure to Abate Inspection|
|Penalty||F: Formal Settlement||10/04/2021||$10,419.00||01/30/2020||Serious|
Text For Citation: 01 Item/Group: 006 Hazard:
29 CFR 1910.219(f)(3): Sprockets and chains. All sprocket wheels and chains shall be enclosed unless they are more than seven (7) feet above the floor or platform. Where the drive extends over other machine or working areas, protection against falling shall be provided. This subparagraph does not apply to manually operated sprockets. On or about August 6, 2019, the employer did not ensure the sprocket wheels and chains used to transfer power to the #1 Steel Producing Division bag house screw conveyors were guarded by an enclosure.