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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

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 $0 $0 $0 $4,641 $0 $4,641
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Other 19101052 D01 II A 07/18/2019 $4,641 $13,260 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01001B Other 19101052 G03 I 07/18/2019 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 117674.015 Event: 02/24/2019Employee Incurs Health Issues After Overexposure To Chemical
At 6:00 p.m. on February 24, 2019, an employee was conducting a batch reaction i n a reactor room when he reported a headache and other symptoms consistent with being overexposed to the chemicals in the process. The employee likely suffered overexposure to methylene chloride with additional exposures to other chemicals, such as pyridine and triflic anhydride. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: asphyxiated, chemical, chemical exposure, chemical reaction, chemical vapor, headache, inhalation, methylene chloride, ppe, respirator, respiratory, respiratory tract, toxic atmosphere, toxic fumes
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1413141.015 Hospitalized injury Chemical technicians

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