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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $2,800 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,800
Current Penalty $2,800 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,800
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100212 A03 II 03/01/2013 03/16/2013 $2,800 $2,800 $0 Z - Issued

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 30115.015 Event: 09/12/2012Employee Is Caught By Moving Machinery Part And Is Killed
At 7:30 a.m. on September 12, 2012, an employee was using a Yamakazi horizontal lathe (Model Number: MAZAK-24) to turn a bearing while he used an emery cloth to sand it. As the lathe turned the bearing, the clamps holding it stuck out beyon d the boundary of the lathe, which caught the employee's clothing and pulled him into the machine. The employee was unable to free himself and suffered lacerati ons, broken bones, and was strangled to death.
Keywords: caught by, clothing, fracture, laceration, machine guarding, strangulated
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 661438.015 Fatality Machinists

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