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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1224937.015 - Price Industries, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Atlanta East

Nr: 1224937.015Report ID: 0418100Open Date: 04/12/2017

Price Industries, Inc.
2975 Shawnee Ridge Court
Suwanee, GA 30024
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 332322/Sheet Metal Work Manufacturing
Mailing: 2975 Shawnee Ridge Court, Suwanee, GA 30024

Inspection Type:Referral
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:06/09/2017
Emphasis: N:AmputateClose Case:11/22/2017

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral1198979 Yes  
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 1 4
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $29,877 $0 $49,797 $0 $0 $79,674
Current Penalty $27,614 $0 $0 $0 $0 $27,614
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100147 C04 I 08/15/2017 09/11/2017 $4,980 $9,959 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100212 A01 08/15/2017 09/11/2017 $4,980 $9,959 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19100252 B02 III 08/15/2017 09/11/2017 $4,980 $9,959 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 02001 Serious 19100147 C07 I A 08/15/2017 09/11/2017 $12,675 $49,797 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 94712.015Event: 04/04/2017Employee Amputates Finger On Cutting Die Machine
At approximately 6:57 p.m. on April 4, 2017, Employee #1 was using a cutting die machine to cut aluminum strips to length. A short piece of aluminum fell inside the guard. Employee #1 reached into the guard to retrieve the short piece of aluminum. She accidentally activated the foot pedal while her hand was inside the guard. The cutting die machine amputated her finger at the first knuckle. Employee #1 was transported to a medical center, where he received treatment and was then released.
Keywords: finger, machine guarding, amputation, mechanical power press, lockout/tagout
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1224937.015 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Laborers, except construction

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