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Inspection: 127098143 - Spring Valley Farms

Inspection Information - Office: Michigan Safety Gen

Nr: 127098143Report ID: 0552652Open Date: 08/30/2001

Spring Valley Farms
406 Kalamazoo St
White Pigeon, MI 49099
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 0722/Crop Harvesting, Primarily by Machine
Mailing: 10655 W 750 N, Shipshewana, IN 46565

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:09/12/2001
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:12/19/2001

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident101394872    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $250 $250
Current Penalty $250 $250
FTA Amount

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 40801011 A 10/30/2001 11/02/2001 $250 $250 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201390127Event: 08/29/2001Farm Employee Is Engulfed By Grain And Dies From Asphyxia
On August 29, 2001, a farm employee working inside a grain bin was engulfed by the grain and died from asphyxia.
Keywords: grain, grain bin, asphyxiated, confined space, buried
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 127098143 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported

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