Inspection: 101895555 - Mcnabb Grain Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Boise
Nr: 101895555Report ID:1032500Open Date: 10/20/1987
Mcnabb Grain Inc
Tyhee Grain Growers - Dekay Road
Pocatello, ID 83205
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 4221/Farm Product Warehousing and Storage
Mailing: P.O. Box 4366, Pocatello, ID 83205
Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:PartialAdvanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:HealthClose Conference:10/23/1987
Close Case:06/30/1988
Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1


Current Violations 1


Initial Penalty 420

Current Penalty 420

FTA Amount

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100132 A 10/30/1987 12/01/1987 $420 $420 $0 11/30/1987 W - Empr Withdrew
  2. 02001 Other 19040008 10/30/1987 11/03/1987 $0 $0 $0 11/30/1987 W - Empr Withdrew

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14440804Event: 08/18/1987Employee Dies Of Suffocation After Falling Into Corn Car
Employee #1, age 15, was atop a railroad car watching the unloading of corn from the center bin compartment. He was last seen sitting on the edge of the compartment with his legs hanging freely in the bin. Employee #1 apparently lost his balance, fell into the compartment, and was pulled under the flowing corn in the bin. He died of suffocation. There were no witnesses to the fall.
Keywords: work rules, railroad car, flowing material, lost balance, fall, grain bin, suffocated
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 101895555 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported