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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 1 3
Current Violations 2 1 3
Initial Penalty $1,750 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,750
Current Penalty $1,250 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,250
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100212 A03 II 07/09/1993 10/30/1993 $750 $1,250 $0 07/16/1993 L - State Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100147 C04 I 07/09/1993 07/12/1993 $500 $500 $0 07/16/1993 L - State Settlement
  3. 02003 Other 19100147 D04 I 07/09/1993 07/12/1993 $0 $0 $0 07/16/1993 L - State Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170089478 Event: 06/01/1993Employee Amputates Hand While Cleaning Running Rollers
On May 28, 1993, Employee #1 caught his right hand in the rollers of the cutter/rewinder for 3-tab roofing shingles. He was being trained by an experienced operator and had been running the equipment for several hours. He was using a putty knife to scrape the accumulated asphalt from the upper roller while the machine was running at approximately 450 rpm. His hand was drawn into the rollers, which have cutting knives, and was amputated above the wrist.
Keywords: amputated, work rules, cleaning, lockout, roller--mach/part, inexperience, point of operation, hand, unguarded, asphalt
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 123761421 Hospitalized injury Amputation Machine operators, not specified

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