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Inspection: 312572738 - Foster Farms, Llc Dba Foster Food Products

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Modesto

Nr: 312572738Report ID: 0950624Open Date: 02/13/2009

Foster Farms, Llc Dba Foster Food Products
Pdc Center, 127 S. Kilroy Road
Turlock, CA 95380
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2015/Poultry Slaughtering and Processing
NAICS: 311615/Poultry Processing
Mailing: 500 F Street, Turlock, CA 95381

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:04/20/2009
Close Case:06/10/2009

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $3,375 $3,375
Current Penalty $3,375 $3,375
FTA Amount

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 4186 B 04/20/2009 05/08/2009 $3,375 $3,375 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202518783Event: 10/22/2008Employee'S Finger Is Amputated When Caught In Machine
On October 22, 2008, Employee #1 placed her hands in the vicinity of the discharge port of a Blend-Tech Brand dual-shaft Paddle mixer. The tip of Employee #1's left index finger was amputated, when her finger was caught in the mixer's unguarded point of operation. Employee #1 was hospitalized and treated for his injuries.
Keywords: equipment operator, machine operator, mixer, maintenance, unguarded, finger, caught by, amputated, point of operation
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 312572738 Hospitalized injury Amputation Food batchmakers

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