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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1139163.015 - Southcross Energy Gp, Llc

Inspection Information - Office: Corpus Christi


Inspection Nr: 1139163.015
Report ID: 0626000
Date Opened: 04/12/2016

Site Address:
Southcross Energy Gp, Llc
224 Levein Road
Woodsboro, TX 78393

Mailing Address:
P O Box 1255, Woodsboro, TX 78393

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 237120/Oil and Gas Pipeline and Related Structures Construction

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Complete

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 04/13/2016

Emphasis: N:Trench

Case Closed: 02/06/2018

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1080624
Inspection 1141585 Yes
Inspection 1140865 Yes
Inspection 1145304 Yes
Case Status: CLOSED
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 4
Current Violations 1 2 3
Initial Penalty $49,884 $0 $0 $0 $0 $49,884
Current Penalty $12,471 $0 $0 $24,942 $0 $37,413
FTA Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# Citation ID Citaton Type Standard Cited Issuance Date Abatement Due Date Current Penalty Initial Penalty FTA Penalty Contest Latest Event Note
1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 10/07/2016 $12,471 $12,471 $0 12/06/2016 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.
2. 01002 Other 19260021 B02 10/07/2016 $12,471 $12,471 $0 12/06/2016 F - Formal Settlement  
3. 01003 Other 19260651 C02 10/07/2016 $12,471 $12,471 $0 12/06/2016 F - Formal Settlement  
4. 01004A Serious 19260652 A01 10/07/2016 $12,471 $12,471 $0 12/06/2016 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.
5. 01004B Serious 19260651 K01 10/07/2016 $12,471 $0 $0 12/06/2016 F - Formal Settlement  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 84392.015
Event: 04/12/2016
Employee Is Struck And Killed When Pipeline Hot Tap Install

At 12:00 p.m. on April 12, 2016, Employee #1 was assisting coworkers with a pipe line hot tap installation. As they installed the barred tee (pig bars) in the pr essurized gas pipeline, an equipment failure occurred. Part of the tool blew off as a result of the release of high pressure gas and struck Employee #1, who was killed.

Keywords:compressed gas, equipment failure, explosion, flying object, pipeline, pressure piping, struck by

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1139163.015 Fatality Construction inspectors
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