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Inspection: 2167658 - Masterack, A Leggett & Platt Company

Inspection Information - Office: Atlanta East

Nr: 2167658Report ID: 0418100Open Date: 06/21/1985

Masterack, A Leggett & Platt Company
905 Memorial Drive, Se
Atlanta, GA 30316
Union Status: Union
SIC: 2542/Office and Store Fixtures, Partitions, Shelving, and Lockers, Except Wood
Mailing: P. O. Box 100055, Atlanta, GA 30348

Inspection Type:Referral
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:06/21/1985
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:08/12/1985

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral900966094 Yes  

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 6 7
Current Violations 1 6 7
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $2,000 $0 $0 $2,000
Current Penalty $0 $0 $1,000 $0 $0 $1,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Repeat 19100217 C03 VIII 07/15/1985 08/19/1985 $1,000 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 02001 Other 19100020 G01 I 07/15/1985 08/19/1985 $0 $0 $0 -
  3. 02002 Other 19100020 G01 II 07/15/1985 08/19/1985 $0 $0 $0 -
  4. 02003 Other 19100020 G01 III 07/15/1985 08/19/1985 $0 $0 $0 -
  5. 02004 Other 19100020 G02 07/15/1985 08/19/1985 $0 $0 $0 -
  6. 02005 Other 19100157 G01 07/15/1985 08/19/1985 $0 $0 $0 -
  7. 02006 Other 19100217 E01 II 07/15/1985 07/16/1985 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14332308Event: 06/21/1985Fingers Caught In Die Of Press Brake
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS OPERATING A WISCONSIN FORCE MASTER MECHANICAL PRESS BRAKE. THE BRAKE WAS USED TO PUT A 1/2 INCH 90 DEGREE BEND ON THE EDGE OF A 3 INCH WIDE FLAT PIECE OF SHEET METAL. THE BRAKE WAS EQUIPPED WITH TWO-HAND CONTROLS. EMPLOYEE #1 WAS APPARENTLY REMOVING A FINISHED PART WHEN THE TOP DIE CLOSED ON HER FINGERS. THE FIRST JOINTS OF HER THIRD AND FOURTH FINGERS ON HER LEFT HAND, AND THE FIRST JOINT OF THE THIRD FINGER ON HER RIGHT HAND WERE INVOLVED. THE DIE APPARENTLY MALFUNCTIONED BECAUSE OF EXCESS WEAR OR FROM MISADJUSTMENT OF THE BRAKE. THERE WAS NO NEED FOR THE OPERATOR TO PLACE HER HANDS IN THE DIE AREA.
Keywords: die, press brake, finger, two-hand control, point of operation
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 2167658 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported
2 2167658 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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