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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 126108182 - American Airlines Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Los Angeles

Nr: 126108182Report ID: 0950641Open Date: 07/22/2002

American Airlines Inc
400 World Way
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Union Status: Union
SIC: 4512/Air Transportation, Scheduled

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:01/10/2003
Close Case:08/27/2008

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $1,800 $0 $1,800
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $750 $0 $750
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3339 A 01/03/2003 01/08/2003 $375 $900 $0 11/06/2003 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 01002 Other 3203 A 01/08/2003 01/26/2003 $375 $900 $0 11/06/2003 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201164068Event: 07/18/2002Employee'S Finger Lacerated When Struck By Falling Container
At approximately 11:00 p.m. on July 18, 2002, Employee #1 was serving as a crew leader of a team that consisted of a loader, a driver, and a utility man. They were at the runway apron at Gate Number 47B at the LAX airport. They were off-loading inbound flight Number 284 from Honolulu when the last loaded LD3 baggage container got stuck to the dolly. The crew pushed and pulled to dislodge the baggage container. Employee #1 was pushing the load with one hand and holding the lock with his other hand when the container suddenly dropped, pinning his hand against the dolly. He deeply lacerated his left index finger and was hospitalized.
Keywords: airport, baggage conveyor, finger, pinned, caught by, laceration, manual mat handling, fall, struck by, hand
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 126108182 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Supervisors, material moving equipment operators

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