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Inspection: 1487967.015 - Blossman Gas, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Jackson
Blossman Gas, Inc.
120 Griffin Dr.
Flora, MS 39071
2086 Hwy 49 South, Florence, MS 39073
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 424690/Other Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 08/13/2020
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001A||Serious||19100110 C02||02/10/2021||$13,653||$13,653||$0||I - Informal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|2.||01001B||Other||19100110 C08||02/10/2021||$6,000||$0||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01001C||Serious||19100178 F02||02/10/2021||$0||$0||$0||I - Informal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|4.||01002||Serious||19100110 E02 IV||02/10/2021||$11,000||$13,653||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|5.||02001||Other||19040039 A01||02/10/2021||$4,000||$9,753||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 3:00 p.m. on August 11, 2020, an employee had arrived on the jobsite to fill up propane cylinders. The employee began to fill one particular propane cylinder when the bottom of it ruptured and caused the cylinder to shoot up, striking th e employee in the head. The employee was killed.
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