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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $10,800 $0 $0 $300 $0 $11,100
Current Penalty $10,800 $0 $0 $300 $0 $11,100
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 342 A 04/09/2001 04/12/2001 $300 $300 $0 -
  2. 02001 Serious 4300 F 04/09/2001 04/12/2001 $10,800 $10,800 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202312773 Event: 10/10/2000Employee Amputates Part Of Her Hand On A Table Saw
On October 10, 2000, Employee #1, a store manager, who was both experience and qualified to operate a table saw, was cutting 1.25 in. strips of plastic. The guard was in place, but she was not using a push stick or other safety device. A sheriff report however, indicated that there was no guard. On the last strip to be cut, she suffered a partial amputation of the right hand and was hospitalized.
Keywords: amputated, guard, rotating knife, struck against, caught by, saw, nip point, hand, unguarded, table saw
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 119688554 Hospitalized injury Amputation Personnel and labor relations managers

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