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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1340161.015 - Cooper Ports America, Llc.

Inspection Information - Office: Houston South

Nr: 1340161.015Report ID: 0626700Open Date: 08/17/2018

Cooper Ports America, Llc.
500 E. Barbours Cut Blvd.
La Porte, TX 77571
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 488320/Marine Cargo Handling
Mailing: 2315 Mccarty Street, Houston, TX 77029

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:08/17/2018
Close Case:09/06/2019

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $13,260 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,260
Current Penalty $9,282 $0 $0 $0 $0 $9,282
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 02/05/2019 03/04/2019 $9,282 $13,260 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 108421.015Event: 08/16/2018Employee Is Struck By Cargo Container As It Falls From Forkl
At 7:00 p.m. on Augusts 16, 2018, an employee was working underneath a cargo container that was elevated by a forklift while removing the container's floor. The employee was struck by and crushed when the container slipped from the forklift's tongue, killing him.
Keywords: struck by, crushed, falling object, powered industrial vehicle
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1340161.015 Fatality Other Longshore equipment operators

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