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Inspection: 1389930.015 - 109614 - Arcelormittal Indiana Harbor

Inspection Information - Office: Indiana

Nr: 1389930.015Report ID: 0551800Open Date: 04/02/2019

109614 - Arcelormittal Indiana Harbor
3210 Watling Avenue
East Chicago, IN 46312
Union Status: Union
SIC: 3310
NAICS: 331111/Iron and Steel Mills
Mailing: 3210 Watling Avenue - Safety Dept, East Chicago, IN 46312

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:05/13/2019
Close Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $14,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $14,000
Current Penalty $14,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $14,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 22.8(1)(1)(SEC2) 07/08/2019 08/08/2019 $7,000 $7,000 $0 07/25/2019 -
  2. 01002 Serious 22.8(1)(1)(SEC2) 07/08/2019 08/08/2019 $7,000 $7,000 $0 07/25/2019 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 114977.015Event: 04/02/2019Employee Is Killed In Collision
At 4:51 p.m. on April 2, 2019, an employee was operating coal cars to dump their contents at a dump site that handles raw materials. During his shift, the employee was assigned to use locomotive #7 that emptied into a blast furnace. As the employee was standing on the front step of locomotive #7, traveling south on track #1 of the facility, the locomotive made contact with hopper cars. The employee was killed in the collision.
Keywords: rail, collision, equipment operator
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1389930.015 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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