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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 303744320 - Transco Railway Products Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Iowa

Nr: 303744320Report ID: 0751910Open Date: 08/24/2001

Transco Railway Products Inc.
700 6th Street N.W.
Oelwein, IA 50662
Union Status: Union
SIC: 3743/Railroad Equipment
Mailing: P.O. Box 112, Oelwein, IA 50662

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Health Close Conference:09/24/2001
Emphasis: S:Fatality CatastropheClose Case:02/12/2002

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident361879166    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 20 1 21
Current Violations 20 1 21
Initial Penalty $90,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $90,000
Current Penalty $35,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $35,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100134 A02 10/08/2001 10/11/2001 $1,750 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002A Serious 19100134 G03 III 10/08/2001 11/27/2001 $1,750 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01002B Serious 19100134 G03 VIA 10/08/2001 11/27/2001 $1,750 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01002C Serious 19100134 G03 VIB 10/08/2001 11/27/2001 $1,167 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 01003 Serious 19100146 C01 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $1,750 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  6. 01004 Serious 19100146 D01 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $1,167 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  7. 01005 Serious 19100146 D02 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $1,750 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  8. 01006A Serious 19100146 D03 IV 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $1,750 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  9. 01006B Serious 19100146 D03 VI 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  10. 01007 Serious 19100146 D04 VIII 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $1,167 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  11. 01008 Serious 19100146 D09 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $1,167 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  12. 01009A Serious 19100146 D10 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $3,500 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  13. 01009B Serious 19100146 D12 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  14. 01010 Serious 19100146 E01 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $1,167 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  15. 01011 Serious 19100146 F03 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $700 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  16. 01012 Serious 19100146 F07 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $700 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  17. 01013 Serious 19100146 F10 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $700 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  18. 01014 Serious 19100146 F11 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $700 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  19. 01015 Serious 19100146 F12 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $700 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  20. 01016A Serious 19100146 G01 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $1,750 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  21. 01016B Serious 19100146 G03 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  22. 01017A Serious 19100146 H01 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $1,750 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  23. 01017B Serious 19100146 H02 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $0 $0 $0 -
  24. 01018A Serious 19100146 I01 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $3,500 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  25. 01018B Serious 19100146 I08 I 10/08/2001 01/31/2002 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  26. 01019 Serious 19100146 J04 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $3,500 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  27. 01020A Serious 19100146 K03 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $1,167 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  28. 01020B Serious 19100146 K03 II 10/08/2001 10/15/2001 $0 $0 $0 -
  29. 02001 Other 19100147 D 10/08/2001 10/19/2001 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170568356Event: 08/23/2001Employees Died In A Railroad Tank Car Due To Asphyxia
On August 23, 2001, Employee #1 and 2 of Transco Railroad Products, Inc. died in a railroad tank car due to asphyxia.
Keywords: asphyxiated, confined space, railroad tank car
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 303744320 Fatality Asphyxia Supervisors, mechanics and repairers
2 303744320 Fatality Asphyxia Supervisors, mechanics and repairers

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