Inspection: 102281128 - Arcadian Corporation

Inspection Information - Office: Baton Rouge
Nr: 102281128Report ID:0625700Open Date: 07/29/1992
Arcadian Corporation
I-10 West
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Union Status: Union
SIC: 2873/Nitrogenous Fertilizers
Mailing: I-10 West, Lake Charles, LA 70601
Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:PartialAdvanced Notice:Y
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:SafetyClose Conference:01/27/1993
Close Case:01/05/2011
Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident361129422    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 41
93
9
1

144
Current Violations 41
93
9
1

144
Initial Penalty 205000
4650000
225000
5000

5085000
Current Penalty 205000
4650000
225000
5000

5085000
FTA Amount






Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  2. 01002 Serious 19100022 A01 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  3. 01003 Serious 19100022 A02 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  4. 01004 Serious 19100095 L01 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  5. 01005 Serious 19100119 C01 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  6. 01006 Serious 19100119 C03 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  7. 01007 Serious 19100119 G01 I 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  8. 01008 Serious 19100119 G01 II 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  9. 01009 Serious 19100120 Q03 I 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  10. 01010 Serious 19100120 Q03 III 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  11. 01011 Serious 19100120 Q03 VII 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  12. 01012 Serious 19100133 A01 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  13. 01013 Serious 19100134 B01 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  14. 01014 Serious 19100134 B02 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  15. 01015 Serious 19100134 B03 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  16. 01016 Serious 19100134 B07 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  17. 01017 Serious 19100134 D02 I 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  18. 01018 Serious 19100134 E05 II 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  19. 01019 Serious 19100134 F02 II 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  20. 01020 Serious 19100147 C05 III 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  21. 01021 Serious 19100147 C06 ID 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  22. 01022 Serious 19100147 C06 II 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  23. 01023 Serious 19100151 C 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  24. 01024 Serious 19100176 F 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  25. 01025 Serious 19100178 L 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  26. 01026 Serious 19100254 A03 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  27. 01027 Serious 19100332 B01 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  28. 01028 Serious 19100332 B03 III 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  29. 01029 Serious 19101030 C01 IIA 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  30. 01030 Serious 19101030 C01 IIB 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  31. 01031 Serious 19101030 C01 IIB 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  32. 01032 Serious 19101030 C01 IIB 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  33. 01033 Serious 19101030 C01 IIB 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  34. 01034 Serious 19101030 C01 IIC 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  35. 01035 Serious 19101030 C01 III 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  36. 01036 Serious 19101048 N01 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  37. 01037 Serious 19101048 O01 V 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  38. 01038 Serious 19101200 E01 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  39. 01039 Serious 19101200 E01 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  40. 01040 Serious 19101200 G02 IC1 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  41. 01041 Serious 19101200 H02 I 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  42. 02001 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  43. 02002 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  44. 02003 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  45. 02004 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  46. 02005 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  47. 02006 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  48. 02007 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  49. 02008 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  50. 02009 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  51. 02010 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  52. 02011 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  53. 02012 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  54. 02013 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  55. 02014 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  56. 02015 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  57. 02016 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  58. 02017 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  59. 02018 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  60. 02019 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  61. 02020 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  62. 02021 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  63. 02022 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  64. 02023 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  65. 02024 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  66. 02025 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  67. 02026 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  68. 02027 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  69. 02028 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  70. 02029 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  71. 02030 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  72. 02031 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  73. 02032 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  74. 02033 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  75. 02034 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  76. 02035 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  77. 02036 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  78. 02037 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  79. 02038 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  80. 02039 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  81. 02040 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  82. 02041 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  83. 02042 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  84. 02043 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  85. 02044 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  86. 02045 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  87. 02046 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  88. 02047 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  89. 02048 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  90. 02049 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  91. 02050 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  92. 02051 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  93. 02052 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  94. 02053 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  95. 02054 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  96. 02055 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  97. 02056 Willful 5A0001 01/26/1993 01/29/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  98. 02057 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  99. 02058 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  100. 02059 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  101. 02060 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  102. 02061 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  103. 02062 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  104. 02063 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  105. 02064 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  106. 02065 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  107. 02066 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  108. 02067 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  109. 02068 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  110. 02069 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  111. 02070 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  112. 02071 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  113. 02072 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  114. 02073 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  115. 02074 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  116. 02075 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  117. 02076 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  118. 02077 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  119. 02078 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  120. 02079 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  121. 02080 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  122. 02081 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  123. 02082 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  124. 02083 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  125. 02084 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  126. 02085 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  127. 02086 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  128. 02087 Willful 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  129. 02088 Willful 19100037 K02 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  130. 02089 Willful 19100120 P07 I 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  131. 02090 Willful 19100120 P08 IIIA 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  132. 02091 Willful 19100120 Q03 II 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  133. 02092 Willful 19100120 Q03 IX 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  134. 02093 Willful 19100120 Q11 I 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $50000 $50000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  135. 03001 Repeat 5A0001 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $25000 $25000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  136. 03002 Repeat 19100020 G01 I 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $25000 $25000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  137. 03003A Repeat 19100120 Q02 I 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $25000 $25000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  138. 03003B Repeat 19100120 Q02 II 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $0 $0 $0 02/12/1993 -
  139. 03003C Repeat 19100120 Q02 III 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $0 $0 $0 02/12/1993 -
  140. 03003D Repeat 19100120 Q02 IV 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $0 $0 $0 02/12/1993 -
  141. 03003E Repeat 19100120 Q02 V 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $0 $0 $0 02/12/1993 -
  142. 03003F Repeat 19100120 Q02 VI 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $0 $0 $0 02/12/1993 -
  143. 03003G Repeat 19100120 Q02 VII 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $0 $0 $0 02/12/1993 -
  144. 03003H Repeat 19100120 Q02 VIII 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $0 $0 $0 02/12/1993 -
  145. 03003I Repeat 19100120 Q02 X 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $0 $0 $0 02/12/1993 -
  146. 03003J Repeat 19100120 Q02 XI 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $0 $0 $0 02/12/1993 -
  147. 03004 Repeat 19100120 Q06 IC 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $25000 $25000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  148. 03005 Repeat 19100120 Q08 II 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $25000 $25000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  149. 03006 Repeat 19100134 E03 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $25000 $25000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  150. 03007 Repeat 19100134 E05 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $25000 $25000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  151. 03008 Repeat 19100307 B 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $25000 $25000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  152. 03009 Repeat 19101200 F05 II 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $25000 $25000 $0 02/12/1993 -
  153. 04001 Other 19040002 A 01/27/1993 02/01/1993 $5000 $5000 $0 02/12/1993 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14395982Event: 07/28/1992Employees Injured In Rupture Of Urea Synthesis Autoclave
The failure of a high pressure urea synthesis reactor (R-2) at a urea unit caused a rupture of an autoclave approximately 6 ft in diameter by 80 ft high. Employees #1 through #6 were exposed to flying debris and ammonia gas. Employees #1, #2, and #4 required hospitalization.
Keywords: equipment failure, ammonia, high pressure, reactor, flying object, inhalation, toxic fumes, rupture, struck by, pressure vessel
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 102281128 Non Hospitalized injury Poisoning(Systemic) Occupation not reported
2 102281128 Non Hospitalized injury Poisoning(Systemic) Occupation not reported
3 102281128 Hospitalized injury Burn(Chemical) Occupation not reported
4 102281128 Non Hospitalized injury Poisoning(Systemic) Occupation not reported
5 102281128 Hospitalized injury Burn(Chemical) Occupation not reported
6 102281128 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported