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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 4184 A 09/06/1991 09/10/1991 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170155741 Event: 08/09/1991Employee'S Fingers Injured When Pinched In Frame Clamp
Employee #1 was operating a frame clamp when she looked away briefly while stepping on the foot pedal control. Her fingers became caught in the pinch point and she sustained injuries that required surgery. The machine has since been equipped with a two-hand control, since point of operation guarding would make it impossible to get work into the clamp.
Keywords: finger, work rules, caught between, point of operation, foot-powered press, unguarded, inattention
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 112221155 Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Miscellaneous woodworking machine operators

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