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Inspection: 1600304.015 - Caterpillar Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Peoria
Mapleton, IL 61547
8826 Us-24, Mapleton, IL 61547
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 331511/Iron Foundries
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 10/28/2022
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Willful||19100028 B06 I||11/09/2022||11/10/2022||$145,027||$145,027||$0||12/01/2022||C - Contested|
At 11:00 a.m. on June 2, 2022, an employee working on the melt deck, taking a sa mple of iron using a spoon (a long handle with a cup on the end) from the furnac e. The employee dropped to their knee, lost balance and fell into the crucible full of molten iron. The employee was killed from thermal industrial burns.
Keywords:burn, deck, fall from elevation, furnace, iron, lost balance, melting furnace, molten metal
|1||1600304.015||Fatality||Occupation Not Listed|