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Inspection Detail



Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $3,375 $0 $0 $375 $0 $3,750
Current Penalty $2,250 $0 $0 $225 $0 $2,475
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 23400012 A 09/28/2010 10/01/2010 $225 $375 $0 10/29/2010 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 02001 Serious 3203 A07 C 09/28/2010 10/01/2010 $2,250 $3,375 $0 10/29/2010 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202612057 Event: 06/04/2010Employee'S Finger Amputated While Drilling A Metal Bracket
On June 4, 2010, Employee #1 of Walmart, was installing base anchors for shelves at electronic section of the store. Employee #1 suffered an amputation on his left ring finger when it was caught by a rotating metal bracket. At the time of the accident, Employee #1 was drilling a hole on a metal bracket using a Makita concrete drill. During the drilling process he was holding the bracket with his left hand, about 2 feet above the floor on a kneeling position. When the drill bit start to turn the steel bracket rolled around to the drill bit and caught his finger. Paramedics' crew responded and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital in San Jose, CA, and was released after 3 hours.
Keywords: rotating parts, amputated, unsecured, finger, electric drill
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 314147109 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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