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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $5,250 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,250
Current Penalty $5,250 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,250
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 19101200 F05 I 06/01/1992 06/11/1992 $2,625 $2,625 $0 -
  2. 01001B Serious 19101200 F05 II 06/01/1992 06/11/1992 $0 $0 $0 -
  3. 01002 Serious 19101200 H 06/01/1992 07/06/1992 $2,625 $2,625 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14333561 Event: 03/20/1992Employee Killed By Inhalation Of Vapors/Gas During Cleaning
Employee #1, a dishwasher, apparently poured Lime-A-Way into a bucket that may have contained bleach and water. He inhaled the fumes and was killed. Lime-A-Way, which was used weekly to descale the automatic dishwashing unit, contains 30 percent phosphoric acid. Bleach mixed with water was used daily to remove coffee stains from cups and saucers. Medical reports of the cause of death were inconclusive.
Keywords: bleach, work rules, cleaning, inhalation, phosphoric acid, chemical reaction, chemical vapor, toxic fumes, inattention
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 106495948 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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