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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 $4,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 19100147 C04 I 01/11/2006 01/18/2006 $4,500 $4,500 $0 02/07/2006 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 01001B Serious 19100147 F01 01/11/2006 01/18/2006 $0 $0 $0 02/07/2006 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201857315 Event: 07/21/2005Employee Is Killed When Crushed By Machine
At approximately 1:00 a.m. on July 21, 2005, Employee #1, an electrical maintenance worker, was troubleshooting an unreeler machine that was part of a cold-draw operation. He was in a pit approximate 12-ft deep where the unreeler was failing to index. Employee #1 directed another maintenance worker to activate the machine; however, it failed to respond immediately. Employee #1 then moved into an unsafe position; when the machine unexpectedly moved, he was caught between the machine and a wall. Employee #1 was crushed and killed.
Keywords: maintenance, repair, wall, lockout, caught between, crushed, pit
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 305319980 Fatality Other Machinery maintenance occupations

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