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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 5 3 8
Current Violations 5 3 8
Initial Penalty $640 $0 $0 $0 $0 $640
Current Penalty $640 $0 $0 $0 $0 $640
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100212 B 02/11/1987 02/14/1987 $240 $240 $0 -
  2. 01002A Serious 19100215 A02 02/11/1987 02/17/1987 $120 $120 $0 -
  3. 01002B Serious 19100215 A04 02/11/1987 02/17/1987 $0 $0 $0 -
  4. 01003 Serious 19100303 B01 02/11/1987 03/11/1987 $120 $120 $0 -
  5. 01004 Serious 19100303 C 02/11/1987 03/11/1987 $80 $80 $0 -
  6. 01005 Serious 19100305 B01 02/11/1987 02/17/1987 $80 $80 $0 -
  7. 02001 Other 19100022 D01 02/11/1987 03/11/1987 $0 $0 $0 -
  8. 02002 Other 19100107 G03 02/11/1987 02/17/1987 $0 $0 $0 -
  9. 02003 Other 19100219 D01 02/11/1987 03/11/1987 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14347611 Event: 01/14/1987Punch Press Fell On Employee, Crushing Him
AT APPROXIMATELY 7:30 AM ON JANUARY 14, 1987, EMPLOYEE #1, AN APPRENTICE MACHINIST, WAS LEVELING THE BED OF A TILTENING V & O 60 TON PUNCH PRESS. AFTER LOOSENING THE TWO BOLTS ON THE SIDES OF THE PRESS AT THE SLIDE GROOVES, HE WENT AROUND TO THE REAR OF THE MACHINE TO ADJUST THE CAST IRON SPANNER NUT SCREW (LEVELING JACK). THE NUT FAILED, CAUSING THE PRESS TO FALL BACK TO THE FLOOR. THE FALLING PUNCH PRESS CRUSHED EMPLOYEE #1 INTO A "DOUBLED UP" POSITION. HE DIED OF A BROKEN BACK.
Keywords: fracture, maintenance, machinist, back, crushed, struck by, falling object, punch press
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 101236305 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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