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Inspection: 1669988.015 - Fcx2023xt3633x0096 - Nammo Defense Systems Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Arizona Phoenix Sfty
Fcx2023xt3633x0096 - Nammo Defense Systems Inc.
4051 N Higley Rd
Mesa, AZ 85215
4051 N Higley Rd, Mesa, AZ 85215
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 325920/Explosives Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 03/23/2023
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19100037 A03||09/01/2023||09/04/2023||$6,696||$6,696||$0||Z - Issued|
|2.||01002||Serious||19100119 E05||09/01/2023||09/22/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||Z - Issued|
|3.||01003||Serious||19100119 F01||09/01/2023||09/22/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||Z - Issued|
|4.||01004||Serious||19100119 G01 I||09/01/2023||09/22/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||Z - Issued|
|5.||01005||Serious||19100119 I01||09/01/2023||09/04/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||Z - Issued|
|6.||01006||Serious||19100119 L01||09/01/2023||09/22/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||Z - Issued|
At 7:53 a.m. on March 23, 2023, an employee working as a production operator for an explosives manufacturer was removing a chemical compound from a large batch mixing bowl. The compound ignited and deflagrated. The employee was killed in the resulting fire, explosion and shockwave.
Keywords:blunt force, blunt force trauma, burn, chemical, chemical reaction, explosion, explosive mixing, explosives, fire, head, ignite, ignition, material handling, shock, struck by
|1||1669988.015||Fatality||Occupation not reported|