Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 301279154 - Corona Millworks Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Ca South (Hh Unit)

Nr: 301279154Report ID: 0950662Open Date: 04/29/2004

Corona Millworks Inc
5572 Edison Ave
Chino, CA 91710
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2434/Wood Kitchen Cabinets
NAICS: 337110/Wood Kitchen Cabinet and Countertop Manufacturing
Mailing: 5572 Edison Ave, Chino, CA 91710

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:10/08/2004
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:01/18/2018
Emphasis: S:Targeted Compl & Consult

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident101692069    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 1 3
Current Violations 2 1 3
Initial Penalty $26,550 $70,000 $0 $0 $0 $96,550
Current Penalty $810 $18,000 $0 $0 $0 $18,810
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 3203 A 10/08/2004 10/15/2004 $405 $22,500 $0 05/31/2005 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 02001 Willful 43180001 A 10/08/2004 10/15/2004 $18,000 $70,000 $0 05/31/2005 F - Formal Settlement
  3. 03001 Serious 4186 A 10/08/2004 10/15/2004 $405 $4,050 $0 05/31/2005 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201691375Event: 04/22/2004Employee Amputates Fingers On Unguarded Knife Blades
At approximately 11:15 a.m. on April 22, 2004, Employee #1, a new employee of three weeks, was training to operate a Machine Cascade Shaper, Model Number F/114 and Serial Number-33-14, located in the Plainer Department. Employee #1 processed 200 door parts and was asked by a coworker to rework two pieces that were 3-inch by 5-inch. To rework the pieces, Employee #1 was required to remove the auto feeder, which guarded the knife blades. Employee #1 placed his left hand on the piece of wood and his right hand on a wooden block with a handle, and began shaping them. The piece came apart and wood flew into Employee #1's eyes. His left hand moved into the unguarded knife blades and partially amputated four fingers on his left hand. He was hospitalized for his injuries.
Keywords: amputated, finger, struck against, milling machine, inexperience, wood shaper, blade, unguarded
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 301279154 Hospitalized injury Amputation Hand cutting and trimming occupations

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close