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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 305139073 - Georgia Pacific Corp

Inspection Information - Office: Washington Region 4

Nr: 305139073Report ID: 1055340Open Date: 03/06/2002

Georgia Pacific Corp
401 Ne Adams St
Camas, WA 98607
Union Status: Union
SIC: 2621/Paper Mills

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:05/02/2002
Close Case:08/21/2002

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $6,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,500
Current Penalty $6,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 0790030008 05/22/2002 06/24/2002 $6,500 $6,500 $0 -
  2. 01001B Serious 80014025 05/22/2002 06/24/2002 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170041172Event: 03/06/2002Employee Killed When Caught In Paper Machine
At approximately 10:40 a.m. on March 6, 2002, employee #1, a backtender, was rethreading a paper sheet onto a reel drum at the dry end of a paper machine. His arm became caught in the nip point between the reel drum and an empty spool that had been placed in the primary position directly above the reel drum. Employee #1 was pulled through the nip point and killed.
Keywords: drum, caught by, lockout, nip point, paper machine
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 305139073 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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