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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 5 5
Current Violations 2 2 4
Initial Penalty $62,355 $0 $0 $0 $0 $62,355
Current Penalty $24,942 $0 $0 $18,471 $0 $43,413
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19101200 H01 11/01/2016 03/31/2017 $12,471 $12,471 $0 11/22/2016 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19260095 A 11/01/2016 03/31/2017 $12,471 $12,471 $0 11/22/2016 F - Formal Settlement
  3. 01003 Other 19260064 H03 II 11/01/2016 03/31/2017 $6,000 $12,471 $0 11/22/2016 F - Formal Settlement
  4. 01004 Other 19260064 H03 III 11/01/2016 03/31/2017 $12,471 $12,471 $0 11/22/2016 F - Formal Settlement
Deleted 5. 01005 Serious 19260064 H03 IV 11/01/2016 11/25/2016 $12,471 $12,471 $0 11/22/2016 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 85265.015 Event: 05/06/2016Employee Dies From Combustible Liquid Fire And Burns
At 6:00 a.m. on May 6, 2016, an employee was involved in the removal of a 4 inch line that was labeled non-condensable gas. As the pipe was being removed on one end, ethyl-alcohol spilled out of the pipe. The alcohol splashed on the employe es pants in the process. The alcohol spilled out and ended up going through the scaffolding and through the grated flooring to the second floor. Two welders wer e welding on the second floor and ignited a fire. The fire went up through the f loors to the six floor where the employee involved in the pipe removal was worki ng and the employee was severely burned. On Saturday, May 7, 2016 the employee d ied from severe burns.
Keywords: burn, combustible liquid, welding
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1147182.015 Fatality Plumber, pipefitter and steamfiter apprentices

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