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Inspection Detail

Case Status: OPEN

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Inspection: 1385578.015 - Howard Industries Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Jackson

Nr: 1385578.015Report ID: 0419400Open Date: 03/16/2019

Howard Industries Inc.
3225 Pendorf Roadnull
Laurel, MS 39441
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 335311/ Power, Distribution, and Specialty Transformer Manufacturing
Mailing: P.O. Box 1588null, Laurel, MS 39441

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/16/2019
Close Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: OPEN

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 4
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $53,040 $0 $0 $0 $0 $53,040
Current Penalty $53,040 $0 $0 $0 $0 $53,040
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 09/13/2019 10/15/2019 $13,260 $13,260 $0 10/07/2019 C - Contested
  2. 01002 Serious 19100028 B01 I 09/13/2019 09/30/2019 $13,260 $13,260 $0 10/07/2019 C - Contested
  3. 01003A Serious 19100147 C04 II B 09/13/2019 09/30/2019 $13,260 $13,260 $0 10/07/2019 C - Contested
  4. 01003B Serious 19100147 C04 II C 09/13/2019 09/30/2019 $0 $0 $0 10/07/2019 C - Contested
  5. 01004 Serious 19100147 C06 I 09/13/2019 09/30/2019 $13,260 $13,260 $0 10/07/2019 C - Contested

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 114509.015Event: 03/15/2019Employee Is Crushed By Transformer While Performing Leak Tes
At 3:45 p.m. on March 15, 2019, an employee was performing leak test on a transf ormer. An I-beam above malfunctioned and the transformer crushed the employee. The employee was killed.
Keywords: crushed, transformer
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1385578.015 Fatality Welders and cutters

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