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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $5,000 $0 $0 $425 $0 $5,425
Current Penalty $5,000 $0 $0 $425 $0 $5,425
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 4002 A 08/24/1999 09/26/1999 $425 $425 $0 10/20/1999 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 02001 Serious 3384 B 08/24/1999 08/27/1999 $5,000 $5,000 $0 10/20/1999 W - Empr Withdrew

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201093192 Event: 07/30/1999Employee Suffers Finger Amputation After Glove Is Caught
At approximately 9:30 a.m. on July 30, 1999, Employee #1, a sheet metal worker, normally wore cotton type gloves to prevent cuts on the hands. He was drilling a couple holes in a piece of sheet metal. He forgot to take off the gloves, while doing this job. He had completed the drilling and was taking the sheet metal part away from the drill press. The drill press was still running and as he brought his right hand over, the glove caught the bite and his hand was taken in. In the process, his little finger was amputated. He was hospitalized for his injury.
Keywords: amputated, sheet metal, finger, glove, caught by, drill press
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 126138619 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Sheet metal workers

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