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Inspection: 1424021.015 - Metals Usa Plates And Shapes, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Baton Rouge

Nr: 1424021.015Report ID: 0625700Open Date: 08/16/2019

Metals Usa Plates And Shapes, Inc.
1 Foundry Rd.
Westwego, LA 70094
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 423510/Metal Service Centers and Other Metal Merchant Wholesalers
Mailing: 1 Foundry Rd., Westwego, LA 70094

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:08/16/2019
Close Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $13,494 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,494
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $10,795 $0 $10,795
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 19100333 B02 I 02/07/2020 02/24/2020 $10,795 $13,494 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 119018.015Event: 08/15/2019Employee Dies While Working On Electrical Box
At 9:15 a.m. on August 15, 2019, an employee was working for a metal service center or metal wholesaler. He was working on an electrical panel box for an overhead crane, when he slumped over. He was killed.
Keywords: unconsciousness, lockout/tagout, overhead crane, electrocuted, electric shock, electrical box, electrician, electrical work
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1424021.015 Fatality Electric Shock

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