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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $200 $0 $0 $0 $0 $200
Current Penalty $200 $0 $0 $0 $0 $200
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100147 C04 II 10/11/2013 09/26/2013 $200 $200 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201615473 Event: 05/09/2013Employee'S Finger Is Caught Between Brakes, Later Amputated
At approximately 3:00 p.m. on May 09, 2013, Employee #1 was changing out brake shoes on an (Acme Model Number 28) motorized carriage. The motor on the carriage was running at that time. A coworker was working on the radio control system for the Acme carriage at the same time and switched the control button to the off position. This caused the skyline clamp that the employee was working on to close. Employee #1's right hand was caught between the two brake shoes and three of his fingers were crushed. The employee was taken to an area hospital, where his fingers were amputated. Employee #1 was later released.
Keywords: amputated, brake, finger, caught between, crushed, electrical box, hand
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 316639442 Hospitalized injury Amputation Laborers, except construction

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