Inspection: 790121.015 - Kennedy Valve, A Division Of Mcwane, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Syracuse
Kennedy Valve, A Division Of Mcwane, Inc.
1021 East Water Street
Elmira, NY 14901
1021 East Water Street, Elmira, NY 14901
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 332911/Industrial Valve Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 12/17/2012
Case Closed: 08/28/2013
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19100023 A05||05/31/2013||06/26/2013||$7,000||$4,000||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||01002||Serious||19100147 C04 I||05/31/2013||06/26/2013||$7,000||$7,000||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01003||Serious||19100147 C04 II||05/31/2013||06/26/2013||$7,000||$7,000||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|4.||01004||Serious||19100147 C06 I||05/31/2013||06/26/2013||$7,000||$7,000||$0||I - Informal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|5.||01005||Serious||19100147 F01 V||05/31/2013||06/26/2013||$7,000||$7,000||$0||I - Informal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
At 9:30 p.m. on December 15, 2012, an employee was working on a foundry form mac hine. The employee was underneath a "spider" which is supported by a hydraulic cylinder. The hydraulic cylinder lost fluid, and allowed the "spider" to fall, which crushed the employee underneath. The employee received fatal crushing tra uma to the torso.
Keywords:crushing, foundry, struck by, torso
|1||790121.015||Fatality||Not specified mechanics and repairers|