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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1362062.015 - Ozinga Ready Mix Concrete, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Calumet City

Nr: 1362062.015Report ID: 0521700Open Date: 11/26/2018

Ozinga Ready Mix Concrete, Inc.
11400 Old Lemont Road
Lemont, IL 60439
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 327320/Ready-Mix Concrete Manufacturing
Mailing: 19001 Old Lagrange Road, Mokena, IL 60448

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:11/26/2018
Close Case:04/01/2019

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 111267.015Event: 11/26/2018Employee Is Killed When A Hopper Collapses
At 1:40 p.m. on November 26, 2018, Employee #1, machine operator, was unloading sand from a barge into a hopper to be distributed via a conveyor to areas throughout the plant. While doing so the hopper became clogged with sand. Employee #1 was attempting to clear the jam from the hopper when the hopper structure collapsed pinning Employee #1 under the structure. Employee #1 was fatality injured from the support beam that stuck and pinned Employee #1 to the ground. Employee #1 was pronounced on site by the County Medical Examiner.
Keywords: sand, collapse, crushed, jammed, hopper
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1362062.015 Fatality Fracture Operating engineers

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