Inspection: 103226536 - Delphi Automotive Systems, Delphi Chassis Div.
Inspection Information - Office: Cincinnati
Delphi Automotive Systems, Delphi Chassis Div.
2000 Forrer Blvd.
Dayton, OH 45401
P.O. Box 1042, M/C F.23, Attn: Mike Gantt, Safety, Dayton, OH 45401
Union Status: Union
Inspection Type: Referral
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 03/09/2000
Emphasis: L:Fall, L:Plating
Case Closed: 05/12/2000
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19100132 A||03/14/2000||03/22/2000||$1,000||$5,000||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||01002||Serious||19100147 C07 I||03/14/2000||04/01/2000||$1,000||$5,000||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01003||Serious||19100147 D03||03/14/2000||03/22/2000||$1,000||$5,000||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|4.||01004||Serious||19100147 D04 I||03/14/2000||03/22/2000||$1,000||$5,000||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|5.||01005||Serious||19101200 H01||03/14/2000||04/01/2000||$1,000||$5,000||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|6.||02001||Unclass||19100023 C03||03/14/2000||03/22/2000||$50,000||$70,000||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
Employee #1, a plating line worker, fell into an alkaline cleaning tank while trying to retrieve a rack of parts that had fallen off the conveyor line. The alkaline cleaner was approximately 25 percent potassium hydroxide. Employee #1 was helped out of the tank that was approximately 40-in. deep and was helped to the emergency shower. The solution had a ph of 13 and was heated to about 180 degrees Fahrenheit. The hospital estimated that Employee #1 sustained third degree burns over 19 percent of his body and second degree burns over 25 percent of his body. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords:cleaning, chemical burn, cleaning fluid, fall, tank, chemical
|1||103226536||Hospitalized injury||Burn(Chemical)||Occupation not reported|