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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $4,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,500
Current Penalty $750 $0 $0 $0 $0 $750
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100178 L01 II 02/23/2001 03/28/2001 $750 $4,500 $0 03/20/2001 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200371318 Event: 01/19/2001Employee Injured When Forklift Strikes Column
At approximately 10:30 a.m. on January 19, 2001, Employee #1 was operating a stand-up forklift to move reclaimed plastic materials to a storage area. While steering the lift, the steering cable broke causing the lift to collide with a column. Employee #1 was knocked against the column causing her foot to be pinned between the column and the lift. Employee #1 suffered a crushed foot and was hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, column, equipment failure, crushed, industrial truck, storage area, foot
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 303578785 Hospitalized injury Fracture Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators

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