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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 $335 $0 $335
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $335 $0 $335
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 1509 A 11/01/2005 12/03/2005 $335 $335 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202315339 Event: 05/24/2005Employee'S Hand Is Amputated By Trailer Tongue
On May 24, 2005, an employee, truck driver, disconnected a Trail King Tilt Bed Trailer from a dump truck hitch while a backhoe operator was unloading and moving a John Deere backhoe and loader from the bed of the trailer. The tongue handle swung up while the employee hand was in the pinch point area between trailer tongue and truck backend. Employee's hand was amputated. The employee was hospitalized, and his hand was reattached.
Keywords: amputated, caught between, struck by, trailer, backhoe, hand, truck driver
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 119648707 Hospitalized injury Amputation Truck drivers, light

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