Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 101233716 - Gulf States Steel Corp.

Inspection Information - Office: Birmingham

 

Inspection Nr: 101233716
Report ID: 0418300
Open Date: 05/20/1987

Site Address:
Gulf States Steel Corp.
174 South 26th Street
Gadsden, AL 35904

Mailing Address:
, , 00000

Union Status: Union

SIC:3312

NAICS: 0 


Inspection Type: Accident

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: Y

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 06/04/1987

Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing

Emphasis:

Close Case:09/01/1987


Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 360651913
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $1,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,000
Current Penalty $1,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,000
FTA Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# Citation ID Citaton Type Standard Issuance Date Abatement Due Date Current Penalty Initial Penalty FTA Penalty Contest Latest Event Note
1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 08/05/1987 08/31/1987 $1,000 $1,000 $0 -  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 14347694
Event: 05/16/1987
Employee Killed When Struck By Moving Hydraulic Cylinder

Employee #1 was welding a table support when the machine behind him was activated during maintenance adjustment work. The hydraulic cylinder moved horizontally, striking Employee #1 in the back. He died of massive chest trauma.

Keywords:chest, maintenance, work rules, hydraulic cylinder, lockout, struck by

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 101233716 Fatality Other Machinery maintenance occupations
Back to Top

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close