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Inspection Detail

Case Status: OPEN

Note: The following inspection has not been indicated as closed. Please be aware that the information shown may change, e.g. violations may be added or deleted. For open cases, in which a citation has been issued, the citation information may not be available for 5 days following receipt by the employer for Federal inspections or for 30 days following receipt by the employer for State inspections.

Inspection: 1437828.015 - Tyson Farms, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Austin

Nr: 1437828.015Report ID: 0625400Open Date: 10/15/2019

Tyson Farms, Inc.
1200 West Kingsbury Street
Seguin, TX 78155
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 311615/Poultry Processing
Mailing: P.O. Box 191, Seguin, TX 78155

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:10/15/2019
Close Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral1507805 Yes  
Case Status: OPEN

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $40,482 $0 $0 $0 $0 $40,482
Current Penalty $13,494 $0 $0 $11,506 $0 $25,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 03/02/2020 03/26/2020 $13,494 $13,494 $0 I - Informal Settlement
Deleted 2. 01002 Serious 19100133 A01 03/02/2020 03/26/2020 $0 $13,494 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003 Other 19100132 A 03/02/2020 03/26/2020 $11,506 $13,494 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 120717.015Event: 10/31/2019Employee Is Burned By Hot Fluids From Chicken Mill Process,
At 10:45 p.m. on October 31, 2019, an employee was turning off the pneumatic pressure to a cooker when the knife gate failed and was splashed by hot, rendering fluid. The employee sustained third degree burns and later died.
Keywords: splashed, hot water, burn, food preparation
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1437828.015 Fatality Burn/Scald(Heat) Machine operators, not specified

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