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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1326510.015 - Biofit Engineered Products Limited Partnership

Inspection Information - Office: Toledo

Nr: 1326510.015Report ID: 0524700Open Date: 06/28/2018

Biofit Engineered Products Limited Partnership
15500 Biofit Way
Bowling Green, OH 43402
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 337214/Office Furniture (except Wood) Manufacturing
Mailing: P.O. Box 109, Waterville, OH 43566

Inspection Type:Referral
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:06/28/2018
Emphasis: N:AmputateClose Case:01/22/2019

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral1351515 Yes  
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 1 4
Current Violations 3 1 4
Initial Penalty $21,988 $0 $0 $6,467 $0 $28,455
Current Penalty $13,192 $0 $0 $3,881 $0 $17,073
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100212 A03 II 09/26/2018 10/05/2018 $5,432 $9,054 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19101030 F01 I 09/26/2018 10/05/2018 $3,880 $6,467 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19101030 G02 I 09/26/2018 10/05/2018 $3,880 $6,467 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 02001 Other 19040039 A02 09/26/2018 10/05/2018 $3,881 $6,467 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 106908.015Event: 06/23/2018Employee'S Finger Is Partially Amputated While Operating Alp
At 11:20 a.m. on June 23, 2018, an employee was operating an Alpine tube and pipe hydraulic bender. After placing a tube in the benders clamp, he activated the machine while his right hand was in the machine's point of operation (between the pipe and the clamp). As a result, the employee's right index finger was partially amputated after being pinched and fractured by the clamp.
Keywords: point of operation, guard, finger, amputated, caught between
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1326510.015 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Machine operators, not specified

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