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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 310373246 - Arcelor Mittal

Inspection Information - Office: Indiana


Inspection Nr: 310373246
Report ID: 0551800
Open Date: 01/14/2008

Site Address:
Arcelor Mittal
3210 Watling Street
East Chicago, IN 46312

Mailing Address:
3210 Watling Street 8-227, East Chicago, IN 46312

Union Status: Union


NAICS: 331111/Iron and Steel Mills

Inspection Type: Accident

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 02/20/2008

Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing


Close Case:03/14/2008

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 100991892

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 200996767
Event: 01/12/2008
Employee Is Struck By Truck And Is Killed

Employee #1 was operating a remote-control locomotive and was riding on the leading edge of the lower steps of the locomotive. A contractor was moving slag by using a Caterpillar dump truck with a payloader. One dump truck was being loaded and a second dump truck was in the staging area. When the first dump truck was loaded and pulled away, the second dump truck pulled across the railroad tracks and struck the side of the locomotive where Employee #1 was standing. Employee #1 died from the injuries. The nature of injuries were not specified in the original narrative.

Keywords:remote control, truck, dump truck, struck by, train

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 310373246 Fatality Other Locomotive operating occupations
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