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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 300851656 - Air Industries

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Santa Ana District Office

Nr: 300851656Report ID: 0950631Open Date: 07/10/2001

Air Industries
12570 Knott Ave
Garden Grove, CA 92645
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 3451/Screw Machine Products

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:08/13/2001
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:11/08/2001

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $18,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $18,000
Current Penalty $18,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $18,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 3384 B 08/17/2001 08/22/2001 $18,000 $18,000 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201142114Event: 05/24/2001Milling Machine Operator'S Finger Amputated
At approximately 12:30 p.m. on May 24, 2001, an employee was operating a milling machine. He was reaching for the switch, with his left hand, to turn off the machine, when his gloved right hand came in contact with the rotating cutter. He suffered a deep cut across his right hand and his right little finger was amputated. He was taken to Western Medical Center for treatment where he was hospitalized for more than 24 hours.
Keywords: rotating parts, amputated, finger, glove, machinist, rotating knife, milling machine, laceration, hand
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 300851656 Hospitalized injury Amputation Milling and planing machine operators

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