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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $1,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,500
Current Penalty $1,305 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,305
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 740003002 B 07/13/1992 06/25/1992 $1,005 $1,200 $0 07/27/1992 J - ALJ Decision
  2. 02002 Serious 19100213 N01 07/13/1992 07/16/1992 $300 $300 $0 07/27/1992 L - State Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170088488 Event: 04/06/1992Employee'S Hand Amputated By Bottom Cutting Head
At about 8:30 a.m. on April 6, 1992, Employee #1 was watching a coworker unjam a Woods Molder, model #134BM. He recognized that the piece of cedar being used as the tapper had slipped off center. He didn't see any hazards, and since he had gloves on to protect his hands from slivers, Employee #1 reached in to realign the pieces of cedar. He made contact with the bottom cutting head and his right hand was severed at the wrist. First aid was administered and he was transported to Sacred Heart Hospital, where surgery was performed.
Keywords: amputated, work rules, hand, maintenance, lockout, point of operation
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 115755266 Occupation Not Listed

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