Inspection: 110123197 - Garnet Electric Co., Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Birmingham
Garnet Electric Co., Inc.
3509 East 2nd Street
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
1615 State Street, Sheffield, AL 35660
Union Status: NonUnion
Inspection Type: Unprog Rel
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 10/03/1991
Case Closed: 01/08/1992
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19100120 Q01||12/11/1991||01/27/1992||$612||$875||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||01002||Serious||19100160 C03||12/11/1991||01/27/1992||$612||$875||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01003||Serious||19100162 B03||12/11/1991||12/17/1991||$612||$875||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At approximately 12:55 p.m. on September 26, 1991, Employee #1 was performing construction work in an operating oil filtration building when a fire occurred. A carbon dioxide fire suppression system was activated and Employee #1 was trapped and overcome. He died. Employees #2 and #3 were working in the basement of another building, where the carbon dioxide seeped into and overcame them. The employees recovered.
Keywords:fire, carbon dioxide, overexposure
|1||110123197||Hospitalized injury||Asphyxia||Occupation not reported|
|2||110123197||Hospitalized injury||Asphyxia||Occupation not reported|