Inspection: 1233434.015 - Great Plains Manufacturing, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Wichita
Great Plains Manufacturing, Inc.
1100 Nw 8th Street
Abilene, KS 67410
1621 Dewey St., Salina, KS 67401
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 333111/Farm Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Referral
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 05/17/2017
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19100132 B||08/07/2017||08/31/2017||$10,864||$10,864||$0||Z - Issued|
|2.||01002||Serious||19100252 A02 XIV B||08/07/2017||08/31/2017||$12,675||$12,675||$0||Z - Issued|
|3.||01003||Serious||19101200 G08||08/07/2017||08/31/2017||$9,054||$9,054||$0||Z - Issued|
At 6:30 p.m. on May 11, 2017, an employee was using a Wilson MIG welder to weld A frames. The employee had been welding on A frames for a few hours and the meta l had an unusual amount of oil on it, which got on the employees gloves and shir t. A spark hit the oil on the employees shirt and caught fire. The employee was wearing the PPE required for radiant heat but not for direct heat coming from a spark. He was also wearing a synthetic shirt under his regular shirt. The emplo yee suffered many severe burns to their stomach, shoulders, arms, face, and lowe r back.
Keywords:arm, back, burn, clothing, combustible liquid, face, heat, shoulder, stomach, welding
|1||1233434.015||Hospitalized injury||Welders and cutters|