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Inspection: 1482114.015 - Bwx Technologies, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Norfolk

Nr: 1482114.015Report ID: 0316300Open Date: 06/23/2020

Bwx Technologies, Inc.
1570 Mt. Athos Roadnull
Lynchburg, VA 24504
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 332313/Plate Work Manufacturing
Mailing: 1570 Mt. Athos Roadnull, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:12/18/2020
Close Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: OPEN

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $13,494 $134,937 $0 $0 $0 $148,431
Current Penalty $13,494 $134,937 $0 $0 $0 $148,431
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100307 G02 I 12/18/2020 01/08/2021 $13,494 $13,494 $0 01/21/2021 C - Contested
  2. 02001A Willful 19100106 E06 I 12/18/2020 01/08/2021 $134,937 $134,937 $0 01/21/2021 C - Contested
  3. 02001B Willful 19100106 E09 I 12/18/2020 01/08/2021 $0 $0 $0 01/21/2021 C - Contested

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 127507.015Event: 06/19/2020Employee Is Killed In Fire Incident
At 10:30 a.m. on June 19, 2020, Employee # 1 was compacting 55 gallon drums full of rags saturated with 99.8% isopropyl alcohol. The vapors ignited and the flam es caused fatal burn injuries to him. He was killed.
Keywords: alcohol, burn, fire, flammable vapors, isopropyl alcohol
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1482114.015 Fatality Machine operators, not specified

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