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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 109459107 - Stearns Airport Equipment

Inspection Information - Office: Houston North

Nr: 109459107Report ID: 0626600Open Date: 07/24/1992

Stearns Airport Equipment
3700 N. Terminal Rd.
Houston, TX 77205
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 3537/Industrial Trucks, Tractors, Trailers, and Stackers
Mailing: 2300 W. Risinger Rd., Ft. Worth, TX 76134

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:07/24/1992
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:02/28/1995

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident361143373    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 3 7
Current Violations 3 3
Initial Penalty $7,750 $0 $0 $500 $0 $8,250
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $1,500 $0 $1,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001 Serious 19100177 D05 10/02/1992 10/13/1992 $1,750 $1,750 $0 10/19/1992 J - ALJ Decision
Deleted 2. 01002 Serious 19100177 F01 10/02/1992 10/07/1992 $2,500 $2,500 $0 10/19/1992 J - ALJ Decision
Deleted 3. 01003 Serious 19100177 F10 10/02/1992 10/07/1992 $2,500 $2,500 $0 10/19/1992 J - ALJ Decision
  4. 01004 Other 19101200 E01 10/02/1992 10/13/1992 $1,000 $1,000 $0 10/19/1992 J - ALJ Decision
  5. 02001 Other 19030002 A01 10/02/1992 10/07/1992 $500 $500 $0 10/19/1992 J - ALJ Decision
  6. 02002 Other 19040002 B02 10/02/1992 10/07/1992 $0 $0 $0 10/19/1992 J - ALJ Decision
Deleted 7. 02003 Other 19100151 B 10/02/1992 10/13/1992 $0 $0 $0 10/19/1992 J - ALJ Decision

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14219430Event: 07/22/1992Employee Killed When Struck In Groin By Exploding Tire Rim
Employee #1 and a coworker were preparing to service a 40 in. by 24 in. non-pliable recapped radial multi-ply tire. Employee #1 was using an Ingersoll Rand 1/2 in. Impac Wrench, #1900 RRMNL, to unbolt approximately 12 bolts from the hub. All but three bolts were removed when the tire exploded and the 24 in. hub struck Employee #1 in the groin. He was killed. The tire was being serviced in a 29 ft 5 in. by 25 ft by 16 ft by 13 ft 5 in. by 14 ft 9 in. room.
Keywords: repair, explosion, pelvis, restraining device, struck by, flying object, tire rim, tire
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 109459107 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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