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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 304040710 - A. Shapiro & Sons, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Springfield

Nr: 304040710Report ID: 0112600Open Date: 05/22/2001

A. Shapiro & Sons, Inc.
521 Ashland Street
North Adams, MA 01247
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 5093/Scrap and Waste Materials
Mailing: P.O. Box 711, 341 Ashland Street, North Adams, MA 01247

Inspection Type:Referral
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Health Close Conference:06/01/2001
Close Case:07/16/2001

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident100690270    
 Referral200694107   Yes

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2 4
Current Violations 1 3 4
Initial Penalty $4,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,000
Current Penalty $1,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100252 A02 XIIIC 06/15/2001 06/20/2001 $1,500 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Other 19100252 A02 XV 06/15/2001 06/20/2001 $0 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 02001 Other 19100132 D02 06/15/2001 07/12/2001 $0 $0 $0 -
  4. 02002 Other 19101200 E01 06/15/2001 07/12/2001 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200690451Event: 05/21/2001Employee Injured In Explosion
Employee #1 was cutting scrap iron. The cutting torch ignited a fuel gas tank. Employee #1 was severely burned. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords: burn, heat, explosion, cutting and burning
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 304040710 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Occupation not reported

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