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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 1 4
Current Violations 1 3 4
Initial Penalty $50,735 $0 $0 $635 $0 $51,370
Current Penalty $22,500 $0 $0 $3,870 $0 $26,370
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3203(A)(2) 12/28/2017 01/18/2018 $635 $635 $0 02/28/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  2. 02001 Other 3384(B) 12/28/2017 01/12/2018 $2,600 $5,735 $0 02/28/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  3. 03001 Serious 4543(B)(2) 12/28/2017 01/12/2018 $22,500 $22,500 $0 02/28/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  4. 04001 Other 4543(C) 12/28/2017 01/12/2018 $635 $22,500 $0 02/28/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 97389.015 Event: 06/28/2017Employee Amputates Fingers While Operating Meat Band Saw
At approximately 4:30 p.m. on June 28, 2017, an employee was operating a meat ba nd saw (Hobart Corporation, Commercial Food Preparing Machine, Model 6801, Seria l Number: 31-1413-657) when cutting beef shank. While the employee was cutting t he last piece of the shank, the running blade pulled the membrane on the meat an d her gloved hand into the blade. Her index and ring fingers were amputated. The employee was transported to Desert Valley Medical Center in Victorville, and th en subsequently airlifted to Loma Linda University Medical Center for further tr eatment and hospitalization for a period of 2 days.
Keywords: amputation, bandsaw, caught by, finger
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1248619.015 Hospitalized injury Butchers and meat cutters

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