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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1490014.015 - Octapharma Plasma Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Baton Rouge


Inspection Nr: 1490014.015
Report ID: 0625700
Open Date: 08/27/2020

Site Address:
Octapharma Plasma Inc.
665 Behrman Hwy
Gretna, LA 70056

Mailing Address:
665 Behrman Hwy, Gretna, LA 70056

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 621991/Blood and Organ Banks

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 08/28/2020


Close Case:08/24/2021

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1650727
Case Status: CLOSED
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $13,653 $0 $0 $9,753 $0 $23,406
Current Penalty $10,922 $0 $0 $4,877 $0 $15,799
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 5A0001 02/10/2021 02/22/2021 $10,922 $13,653 $0 I - Informal Settlement  
2. 02001 Other 19040039 A01 02/10/2021 02/22/2021 $4,877 $9,753 $0 I - Informal Settlement  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 128999.015
Event: 08/25/2020
Employee Dies After Being Trapped In Freezer

At 1:15 a.m. on August 25, 2020, an employee was walking into a walk-in refriger ator when he became trapped. The employee suffered from hypothermia and died.

Keywords:frozen, illness, malfunction, material handling, medical condition, storage area, storage unit, temperature, torso, walking surface

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1490014.015 Fatality Laborers, except construction
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