Inspection: 125755413 - Foster Farms Corporation

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Modesto
Nr: 125755413Report ID:0950624Open Date: 02/09/2004
Foster Farms Corporation
1000 Davis Street
Livingston, CA 95334
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2015/Poultry Slaughtering and Processing
NAICS: 311615/Poultry Processing
Mailing: P.O. Box 831, Livingston, CA 95334
Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:PartialAdvanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:SafetyClose Conference:03/02/2004
Emphasis: S:Agriculture (Aship)Close Case:06/02/2008
Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1

Current Violations 1

Initial Penalty 18000

Current Penalty 2700

FTA Amount

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 3668 A01 03/18/2004 03/31/2004 $2700 $18000 $0 04/01/2004 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201104445Event: 12/06/2003Employee Amputates Finger While Operating Pallet Jack
Employee #1, a sanitation worker, was operating a pallet jack at a chicken processing plant. The pallet jack went into reverse causing his fingers to become jammed between the pallet jack and an electrical plug on the wall. His right ring finger was amputated at the first joint and he was hospitalized. The employee was not certified to operate an industrial truck.
Keywords: industrial truck, equipment operator, jammed, finger, amputated
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 125755413 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported