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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1440785.015 - 74256 - Sims Bark Of Georgia Llc

Inspection Information - Office: South Carolina Priv

Nr: 1440785.015Report ID: 0454510Open Date: 10/25/2019

74256 - Sims Bark Of Georgia Llc
172 Arista Rdnull
Bowman, SC 29018
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2421/Sawmills and Planing Mills, General
NAICS: 321999/All Other Miscellaneous Wood Product Manufacturing
Mailing: Po Box 4079null, Muscle Shoals, AL 35662

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:Y
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/25/2020
Close Case:11/06/2020

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral1511923 Yes  
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 2 5
Current Violations 2 2 4
Initial Penalty $12,000 $0 $0 $3,900 $0 $15,900
Current Penalty $5,600 $0 $0 $2,730 $0 $8,330
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 1.12(A) 03/27/2020 04/02/2020 $2,800 $4,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100178 L02 II 03/27/2020 04/02/2020 $2,800 $4,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
Deleted 3. 01003 Serious 19100178 L04 III 03/27/2020 04/02/2020 $4,000 $4,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 02001 Other 3.39(A) 03/27/2020 04/02/2020 $2,275 $3,250 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 02002 Other 19100178 L06 03/27/2020 04/02/2020 $455 $650 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 121126.015Event: 10/19/2019Industrial Truck Operator Is Pinned Against Front End Loader
At approximately 7:00 a.m. on October 19, 2019, an employee was working for a ma nufacturer of miscellaneous wood products. He and three coworkers were mixing mu lch material. This task had taken them some four to six hours. A John Deere mode l number 644K front end loader, with serial number 1DW644KHHHF679429, was brough t over to haul the product to a material bin. As the front end loader's operator was hauling the finished product to a material bin, the employee was taking tri ps to and from the trash can. He was operating a Caterpillar model number DP30N forklift, with serial number AT14G00225. The front end loader's operator was dri ving toward the material bin, when the tire of the front end loader collided wit h the forklift in front of a pile of mulch material. The operator saw the employ ee on the right front tire of the front end loader as the forklift continued to move, pinning the employee against the tire. The operator got off the loader and saw the employee lying down by the tire of the loader. The employee had sustain ed a fractured pelvis and internal injuries. Emergency medical services were cal led, and first responders arrived on the scene. The employee was transported to the hospital. He died as a result of his injuries on October 25, 2019.
Keywords: abdomen, collision, emergency response, equipment operator, fracture, ind trk operator, industrial truck, loader, pelvis, pinned, struck against, struck by
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1440785.015 Fatality Occupation not reported

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