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Inspection: 1667646.015 - Lane Steel Co. Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Pittsburgh
Lane Steel Co. Inc.
4 River Road
Mc Kees Rocks, PA 15136
4 River Road, Mc Kees Rocks, PA 15136
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 331221/Rolled Steel Shape Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 05/03/2023
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001A||Serious||19100028 B06 I||09/28/2023||11/15/2023||$10,000||$14,063||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||01001B||Serious||19100030 A01||09/28/2023||11/15/2023||$0||$0||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01002||Serious||19100145 C03||09/28/2023||11/15/2023||$10,000||$14,063||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|4.||01003||Serious||19100147 C04 I||09/28/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|5.||01004||Serious||19100147 C06 I||09/28/2023||11/15/2023||$10,000||$14,063||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|6.||01005||Serious||19100147 C07 I B||09/28/2023||11/15/2023||$11,000||$15,625||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|7.||01006||Serious||19100147 C07 I C||09/28/2023||10/25/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||I - Informal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|8.||01007||Serious||19100212 A01||09/28/2023||$11,000||$14,063||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 11:00 a.m. on May 5, 2023, an employee was troubleshooting a Pomacon packaging machine that was malfunctioning and was trying to fix it when a hydraulic moving part pinned him against the top of the machine. The employee's chest was crushed, and he subsequently died from his injuries.
Keywords:automatic machine, blunt force, blunt force trauma, caught by, chest, crushed, crushing, hydraulic equipment, lockout, lockout/tagout, packing house, pinned, troubleshooting
|1||1667646.015||Fatality||Packaging and filling machine operators|