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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $500
Current Penalty $350 $0 $0 $0 $0 $350
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100212 A01 08/31/1999 07/22/1999 $350 $500 $0 09/09/1999 L - State Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201700515 Event: 07/20/1999Employee Suffers Thumb Amputation
On July 20, 1999, Employee #1 was operating a potato packaging machine and amputated her right thumb. Evidence indicates Employee #1 reached under a conveyor and contacted an unguarded belt-driven roller. Employee #1's thumb was partially amputated when caught between the roller and drive belt. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords: amputated, belt conveyor, thumb, roller--mach/part, unguarded
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 302594437 Hospitalized injury Amputation Machine operators, not specified

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