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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1170657.015 - H&M International Transportation, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Parsippany

Nr: 1170657.015Report ID: 0214200Open Date: 08/15/2016

H&M International Transportation, Inc.
125 County Road
Jersey City, NJ 07307
Union Status: Union
SIC:
NAICS: 488210/Support Activities for Rail Transportation
Mailing: 485b Route #1 Suite 110, Iselin, NJ 08830

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:02/13/2017
Close Case:12/19/2018

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident1126423    
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $19,917 $0 $0 $0 $0 $19,917
Current Penalty $12,950 $0 $0 $0 $0 $12,950
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100178 L06 02/13/2017 02/24/2017 $7,950 $11,950 $0 03/09/2017 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100178 Q01 02/13/2017 02/17/2017 $5,000 $7,967 $0 03/09/2017 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 88104.015Event: 08/15/2016Employee Is Killed When Crushed By Falling Container
At 1:30 p.m. on August 15, 2016, Employee #1, a forklift operator, was using a Hoist Side loader forklift to unload intermodal containers from railroad well cars and placing them on chassis pulled by hostler trucks. The employee was loading a 53 foot intermodal container with the forklift from the railroad well car when the mast hinge area of the forklift failed and the container fell on the cab of the forklift. The forklift was not overloaded, however the majority of the weight in the container was on the forklift's left side.The falling container and mast of the forklift crushed Employee #1 in the cab of the forklift causing multisystem trauma, killing him.
Keywords: unstable load, crushed, powered industrial vehicle, loading, falling object, containerized cargo
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1170657.015 Fatality Asphyxia Operating engineers

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