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Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 5 1 6
Current Violations 5 1 6
Initial Penalty $47,563 $128,043 $0 $0 $0 $175,606
Current Penalty $28,538 $76,826 $0 $0 $0 $105,364
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 5A0001 01/26/2018 03/15/2018 $5,488 $9,147 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01001B Serious 19100212 A01 01/26/2018 03/15/2018 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01002 Serious 19100147 C04 I 01/26/2018 03/15/2018 $7,683 $12,805 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01003 Serious 19100219 E03 I 01/26/2018 $4,390 $7,317 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 01004A Serious 19101030 D04 II A 01/26/2018 03/15/2018 $5,488 $9,147 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  6. 01004B Serious 19101030 G02 II A 01/26/2018 03/15/2018 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  7. 01005 Serious 19101030 F02 I 01/26/2018 03/15/2018 $5,488 $9,147 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  8. 02001 Willful 19100212 A01 01/26/2018 05/15/2018 $76,826 $128,043 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 99314.015 Event: 09/22/2017Employee Amputates Arm When Caught In A Conveyor Nip Point
At 8:45 p.m. on September 22, 2017, Employee #1 was standing at the start end of an inclined feed conveyor, placing scrap metal on the belt to be transported to a fragmentizer. A fragment of scrap metal came down the bottom of the conveyor and lodged in the in-running nip point of the belt and head pulley. The employee attempted to pull the material out, but his glove became caught in the nip poin t. Employee #1's lower left arm was pulled off. He was hospitalized for the inju ry.
Keywords: caught in, conveyor belt, glove, jammed, lockout/tagout, machine guarding, nip point, pulley
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1266458.015 Hospitalized injury Machine feeders and offbearers

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