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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 1 5
Current Violations 4 1 5
Initial Penalty $1,280 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,280
Current Penalty $700 $0 $0 $0 $0 $700
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100217 B02 07/02/1987 06/13/1987 $175 $320 $0 A - Amendment
  2. 01002 Serious 19100217 B14 I 07/02/1987 07/10/1987 $175 $320 $0 A - Amendment
  3. 01003 Serious 19100217 B14 II 07/02/1987 07/10/1987 $175 $320 $0 A - Amendment
  4. 01004 Serious 19100217 B14 III 07/02/1987 07/10/1987 $175 $320 $0 A - Amendment
  5. 02001 Other 19100217 B07 VIII 06/10/1987 06/13/1987 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 672097 Event: 04/03/1987Employee'S Finger Amputated Between Power Press Dies
At 3:45 a.m. on April 3, 1987, Employee #1 was operating an L & J 80 ton mechanical power press, serial #78242A, P-38, with a part revolution clutch, brake monitor, light curtain, and two hand controls. Employee #1 was reaching into the point of operation as she loaded and unloaded the parts that the die had formed. After the press had started, Employee #1 reached in to retrieve a part and the brake failed, causing the ram to come down and amputate her right ring finger. She was taken to the hospital and released.
Keywords: amputated, brake, power press, finger, caught between, crushed, point of operation, press operator, mech malfunction, ram
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 104034707 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Punching and stamping press machine operators

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