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Inspection: 1447911 - Plb Grain Storage Corp

Inspection Information - Office: Lubbock

Nr: 1447911Report ID: 0627400Open Date: 07/23/1984

Plb Grain Storage Corp
Business 87 South
Plainview, TX 79072
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 5153/Grain and Field Beans
Mailing: Po Box 937, Plainview, TX 79072

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:07/29/1984
Close Case:

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $540 $540
Current Penalty $270 $270
FTA Amount

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 07/23/1984 08/23/1984 $270 $540 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14412944Event: 07/23/1984Employee Killed When Buried In Grain Storage Bin
Employee #1 was working in a grain storage bin when he became trapped by the grain and was slowly buried. He was killed. Employee #1 was not wearing any type of restraining device, and there were no emergency procedures or rescue-trained personnel.
Keywords: buried, work rules, grain bin, restraining device, flowing material
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1447911 Fatality Asphyxia Health diagnosing practitioners, n.e.c.

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