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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 106282072 - Midway Farm Center, Div. Of Midway, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Toledo

Nr: 106282072Report ID: 0524700Open Date: 06/22/1990

Midway Farm Center, Div. Of Midway, Inc.
220 Sandusky St.
Monroeville, OH 44847
Union Status: Union
SIC: 5083/Farm and Garden Machinery and Equipment
Mailing: 170 Sandusky St., Monroeville, OH 44847

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:06/27/1990
Close Case:08/23/1990

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident360406961    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 3 5
Current Violations 2 3 5
Initial Penalty $1,400 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,400
Current Penalty $1,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100147 C01 08/02/1990 08/14/1990 $600 $600 $0 -
  2. 01002 Serious 19101200 H 08/02/1990 08/21/1990 $400 $800 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 02001 Other 19040002 A 08/02/1990 08/14/1990 $0 $0 $0 -
  4. 02002 Other 19040005 B 08/02/1990 08/14/1990 $0 $0 $0 -
  5. 02003 Other 19100151 C 08/02/1990 08/14/1990 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14388102Event: 06/19/1990Employee Struck And Killed By Flying 32 In. Pry Bar
On June 19, 1990, Employee #1 and two coworkers were putting an engine in a #317 John Deere lawn tractor. The first coworker was in the CP area. The second coworker was using a 32 in. pry bar to align the engine. When he was finished, the first coworker took the pry bar and walked back about 16 ft to his tool box. When he sprayed NOCO battery cleaner out of an aerosol can onto a tractor battery, some of the cleaner got onto the pry bar. The coworker put the pry bar on his tool box. The second coworker picked up the pry bar by the shaft to use it to uncrate another tractor. He carried the 2 1/2 to 3 lb pry bar over his shoulder and as he brought it down to his side, it slipped out of his hand and flew across the room about 16 ft and struck Employee #1 in the head. Employee #1 fell. He died the next day on June 20, 1990.
Keywords: head, slip, struck by, flying object, pry bar
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 106282072 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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