Inspection: 1577688.015 - Bennett Steel, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Oklahoma City
Bennett Steel, Inc.
9355 N. Ridgeway Street
Sapulpa, OK 74066
2210 N. Industrial Rd., Sapulpa, OK 74067
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 332312/Fabricated Structural Metal Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Referral
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 02/09/2022
Case Closed: 08/31/2022
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001A||Other||19100179 B08||07/19/2022||08/01/2022||$9,000||$14,502||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||01001B||Other||19100179 N03 I||07/19/2022||08/01/2022||$0||$0||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01002||Other||19100179 L03 III D||07/19/2022||08/01/2022||$7,000||$12,431||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 11:15 p.m. on January 31, 2022, an employee was attaching a vertical plate cl amp (cat head) to a steel beam in order to rotate the beam and allow a coworker to paint the underside. As the coworker walked to the end of the beam, he felt t he beam brush the back of his legs. The coworker turned around and found the emp loyee on the ground, pinned against a flatbed trailer loaded more steel beams. T he beam that was being lifted was laying on the employee's legs. The employee in curred multiple fractures to both legs and required hospitalization.
Keywords:falling object, fracture, inexperience, insufficient supervision, lack of work procedures, leg, material handling, painter, pinned, steel beam, supervision, trailer, unstable load, unstable position
|1||1577688.015||Hospitalized injury||Freight, stock and material handlers, n.e.c.|