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Inspection: 305957276 - St. Charles Gaming Company Dba Isle Of Capri

Inspection Information - Office: Baton Rouge

 

Inspection Nr: 305957276
Report ID: 0625700
Open Date: 12/10/2002

Site Address:
St. Charles Gaming Company Dba Isle Of Capri
100 Westlake Ave
Westlake, LA 70669

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 3290, Lake Charles, LA 70602

Union Status: NonUnion

SIC:7999

NAICS: 713210/Casinos (except Casino Hotels)


Inspection Type: Accident

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: Y

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Health

Close Conference: 12/11/2002

Emphasis:

Close Case:07/22/2003


Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 100553635
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 5 5
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $15,775 $0 $0 $0 $0 $15,775
Current Penalty $5,700 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,700
FTA Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# Citation ID Citaton Type Standard Issuance Date Abatement Due Date Current Penalty Initial Penalty FTA Penalty Contest Latest Event Note
1. 01001 Serious 19100147 C05 II 05/01/2003 05/09/2003 $500 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement  
2. 01002 Serious 19100147 C06 I 05/01/2003 05/13/2003 $500 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement  
3. 01003 Serious 19100147 F02 I 05/01/2003 05/09/2003 $500 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement  
4. 01004 Serious 19100212 A01 05/01/2003 05/20/2003 $4,200 $7,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement  
5. 01005 Other 19100303 F 05/01/2003 05/13/2003 $0 $1,275 $0 I - Informal Settlement Citation has been deleted.

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 200552826
Event: 12/09/2002
Employee Killed When Caught In Trash Compactor

On December 9, 2002, Employee #1took a rolling trash cart to be dumped into the Marathon Self-Contained Compactor, Model RJ-250SC, Serial Number 121833, with a cart tilter, owned and serviced by BFI. A coworker found Employee # 1 caught between the cart tipper frame and the tipper box. Employee #1 sustained multiple injuries that led to asphyxia and death. The control valve for the cart tipper was not working correctly. It was designed to be a sustained-manual-pressure device. The busted control valve allowed a downward movement of the cart dumper when the manual pressure was released.

Keywords:asphyxiated, caught between, dumper, trash compactor, valve

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 305957276 Fatality Asphyxia Janitors and cleaners
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