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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $8,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $8,000
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $800 $0 $800
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3270 B 07/25/1997 08/27/1997 $800 $4,000 $0 12/01/1997 F - Formal Settlement
Deleted 2. 02001 Serious 3270 B 07/22/1997 08/24/1997 $4,000 $4,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201050440 Event: 03/13/1997Employee Paralyzed In Fall From Top Of Packaging Machine
Employee #1 was cleaning a Hayssen automatic packaging machine. He was standing atop the machine when he lost his footing and fell 6 ft, landing on the concrete floor. He sustained spinal injuries that resulted in paralysis from the neck down. The top of the machine was not guarded.
Keywords: paralysis, spine, work rules, cleaning, slip, fall, unguarded, machine--misc, unstable position
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 119789717 Hospitalized injury Fracture Miscelaneous food preparation occupations

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