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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1611410.015 - Metro East Industries Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Fairview Heights


Inspection Nr: 1611410.015
Report ID: 0524530
Date Opened: 07/22/2022

Site Address:
Metro East Industries Inc
3800 Missouri Ave
East Saint Louis, IL 62207

Mailing Address:
3800 Missouri Ave, East Saint Louis, IL 62207

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 488210/Support Activities for Rail Transportation

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 07/22/2022

Emphasis: N:Heatnep

Case Closed: 01/13/2023

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Referral 1921495 Yes
Accident 1935614
Complaint 1955043 Yes
Case Status: CLOSED

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 148352.015
Event: 07/19/2022
Employee Is Killed From Burns

At 12:15 p.m. on July 19, 2022, an employee was working inside of a rail car, wh en he ignited his burn torch and caught on fire. The employee caught on fire and was killed.

Keywords:burn, flatbed rail car, ignite, torch

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1611410.015 Fatality
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