Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1281449.015 - United Initiators, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Little Rock

 

Inspection Nr: 1281449.015
Report ID: 0627100
Open Date: 12/07/2017

Site Address:
United Initiators, Inc.
334 Phillips 311 Road
Helena, AR 72342

Mailing Address:
334 Phillips 311 Road, Helena, AR 72342

Union Status: NonUnion

SIC:

NAICS: 325188/All Other Basic Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing


Inspection Type: Referral

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Health

Close Conference: 03/27/2018

Emphasis: N:Chemnep

Close Case:10/07/2020


Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Referral 1305676 Yes Yes
Inspection 1286863 Yes
Case Status: CLOSED
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 13 13
Current Violations 6 2 8
Initial Penalty $164,447 $0 $0 $0 $0 $164,447
Current Penalty $60,000 $0 $0 $20,000 $0 $80,000
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 19100023 B10 05/11/2018 04/08/2019 $10,000 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement  
2. 01002 Serious 19100028 B05 I 05/11/2018 04/17/2019 $10,000 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement  
3. 01003 Serious 19100119 D03 I 05/11/2018 06/15/2020 $10,000 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement  
4. 01004 Serious 19100119 E03 I 05/11/2018 12/15/2019 $10,000 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement  
5. 01005 Serious 19100119 E05 05/11/2018 07/02/2018 $9,239 $9,239 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.
6. 01006 Serious 19100119 F01 05/11/2018 07/02/2018 $12,934 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.
7. 01007A Other 19100119 J02 05/11/2018 06/15/2019 $10,000 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement  
8. 01007B Serious 19100119 J04 I 05/11/2018 07/02/2018 $0 $0 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.
9. 01008 Serious 19100119 J05 05/11/2018 07/02/2018 $12,934 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.
10. 01009A Serious 19100119 L01 05/11/2018 06/15/2019 $10,000 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement  
11. 01009B Serious 19100119 L04 05/11/2018 07/02/2018 $0 $0 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.
12. 01009C Serious 19100119 L05 05/11/2018 07/02/2018 $0 $0 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.
13. 01010 Other 19100145 F03 05/11/2018 03/15/2019 $10,000 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement  
14. 01011 Serious 19100147 C07 III A 05/11/2018 07/02/2018 $12,934 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.
15. 01012A Serious 5A0001 05/11/2018 09/15/2019 $10,000 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement  
16. 01012B Serious 19100252 A02 VI C 05/11/2018 07/02/2018 $0 $0 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.
17. 01013 Serious 19100252 A02 III B 05/11/2018 07/02/2018 $12,934 $12,934 $0 06/04/2018 F - Formal Settlement Citation has been deleted.

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 101322.015
Event: 12/06/2017
Two Employees Are Hospitalized When Tank Explodes

At 8:15 a.m. on December 6, 2017, three employees were removing an old process l ine containing residual Dibenzoyl Peroxide. A decomposition of the residual prod uct exploded resulting in a deflagration/explosion. Two employees were hospital ized.

Keywords:explosion, tank

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1281449.015 Hospitalized injury Helpers, mechanics and repairers
2 1281449.015 Hospitalized injury Machine operators, not specified
3 1281449.015 Hospitalized injury Technicians, n.e.c.
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