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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1304931.015 - United Industries Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Little Rock

Nr: 1304931.015Report ID: 0627100Open Date: 03/22/2018

United Industries Inc
1900 East Central Avenue
Bentonville, AR 72712
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 326140/Polystyrene Foam Product Manufacturing
Mailing: P.O. Box 715, Bentonville, AR 72712

Inspection Type:Referral
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/22/2018
Emphasis: N:AmputateClose Case:11/29/2018

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral1318687 Yes  
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 3 3
Initial Penalty $28,271 $0 $0 $0 $0 $28,271
Current Penalty $16,963 $0 $0 $0 $0 $16,963
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100147 C04 II 07/24/2018 08/07/2018 $6,985 $11,641 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100212 A03 II 07/24/2018 08/07/2018 $6,985 $11,641 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19100243 B02 07/24/2018 08/07/2018 $2,993 $4,989 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 104246.015Event: 03/14/2018Two Of The Employee'S Fingers Are Amputated When Pulled Into
At 7:15 a.m. on March 14, 2018, Employee #1 was starting the machine for operation. He identified grease on a roller and reached in with a rag to remove the grease. The rag became caught in the running rollers and pulled the employee's right hand into the machine. Two of his fingers were crushed and amputated. The machine stopped when the employee was pulled into the panic bar.
Keywords: caught in, roller--mach/part, crushed, finger, hand, amputated
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1304931.015 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Machine feeders and offbearers

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