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Inspection: 306650268 - Nucor Steel Jackson, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Jackson

Nr: 306650268Report ID: 0419400Open Date: 06/08/2003

Nucor Steel Jackson, Inc.
3630 Fourth Street
Flowood, MS 39232
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 3312/Steel Works, Blast Furnaces (Including Coke Ovens), and Rolling Mills
NAICS: 331111/Iron and Steel Mills

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:06/19/2003
Close Case:12/31/2003

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident101363257    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 1 4
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $10,875 $0 $0 $900 $0 $11,775
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $700 $0 $700
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001 Serious 19100022 A01 11/07/2003 11/20/2003 $4,500 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
Deleted 2. 01002 Serious 19100022 C 11/07/2003 11/20/2003 $4,500 $4,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003 Other 19100305 G02 II 11/07/2003 11/13/2003 $250 $1,875 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 02001A Other 19040029 B03 11/07/2003 11/14/2003 $450 $900 $0 I - Informal Settlement
Deleted 5. 02001B Other 19040031 A 11/07/2003 11/14/2003 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201362019Event: 06/08/2003Employee Is Killed When Crushed In Pivoting Furnace Roof
On June 8, 2003, Employee #1, a contract millwright and welder, was crushed when he was caught in the pinch point of a hydraulic-operated roof on a Melter 2851 blast furnace. When the roof is in its open position, there is a walkway between the furnace and the superstructure. During closing, the superstructure pivots, creating a pinch point that is only a few inches wide. Employee #1 was found dead on the walkway adjacent to the furnace. There were no witnesses to the accident.
Keywords: furnace, roof, walk platform, welder, blast furnace, caught by, crushed, millwright
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 306650268 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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