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Inspection: 18181560 - Do-All Enterprises

Inspection Information - Office: Columbus

Nr: 18181560Report ID: 0522500Open Date: 03/03/1998

Do-All Enterprises
185b Old County Line Road
Westerville, OH 43081
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 7538/General Automotive Repair Shops
Mailing: 165 N. Vine Street, Westerville, OH 43081

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/09/1998
Close Case:12/16/2004

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident100750371    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 1 3
Current Violations 2 1 3
Initial Penalty $2,250 $0 $0 $1,500 $0 $3,750
Current Penalty $2,250 $0 $0 $1,500 $0 $3,750
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 03/26/1998 04/01/1998 $1,500 $1,500 $0 -
  2. 01002A Serious 19101200 E01 03/26/1998 04/01/1998 $750 $750 $0 -
  3. 01002B Serious 19101200 G01 03/26/1998 04/01/1998 $0 $0 $0 -
  4. 01002C Serious 19101200 H01 03/26/1998 04/01/1998 $0 $0 $0 -
  5. 02001 Other 19040008 A 03/26/1998 03/31/1998 $1,500 $1,500 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 18181560Event: 03/02/1998Employee Dies Of Burns Sustained In Gasoline Fire
At approximately 2:00 p.m. on March 2, 1998, Employee #1 removed a fuel tank from a 1988 Chevrolet Astro minivan to replace a bad fuel pump. The fuel tank, which was approximately three-quarters full, was balanced on a portable hydraulic jack. It tipped over and gasoline spilled onto the shop floor. The gasoline vapors reached a source of ignition, which apparently was the pilot light/burners on the gas furnace, which were within 8 ft of where the fuel tank had been removed. A fire erupted and Employee #1 sustained burns, from which he died.
Keywords: burn, pilot light, automotive repair, flammable liquid, flammable vapors, work rules, gasoline, tank, overturn, unstable position
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 18181560 Fatality Burn/Scald(Heat) Occupation not reported

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