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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $800 $0 $800
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $490 $0 $490
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 5416 C 10/19/2011 12/05/2011 $490 $800 $0 11/08/2011 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202587093 Event: 07/12/2011Employee'S Hand Is Burnt By Weld Spark
At approximately 1:20 p.m. on July 12, 2011, Employee #1, of Acco Engineered Systems, Incorporated, was tasked to pin weld the inside insulation of the metal duct and wipe the surface with a propanol solution for shipment. Employee #1 noticed that one pin weld of the duct failed. He decided to replace the defective pin. When he drove a new weld, the sparks from the weld ignited the residue of the propanol on his glove. His right hand caught on fire and resulted in second degree burns. Employee #1 was transported to Eden Valley Hospital, Castro Valley, CA, where he was treated for his injury.
Keywords: burn, duct, alcohol, glove, fire, welding, spark, hand
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 315314666 Hospitalized injury Burn(Chemical) Assemblers

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