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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3 6
Current Violations 3 3 6
Initial Penalty $32,400 $0 $0 $1,095 $0 $33,495
Current Penalty $15,120 $0 $0 $300 $0 $15,420
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3203 B01 10/17/2005 11/19/2005 $200 $275 $0 11/14/2005 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 01002 Other 23400023 10/17/2005 11/19/2005 $100 $410 $0 11/14/2005 F - Formal Settlement
  3. 01003 Other 25100058 A 10/17/2005 11/19/2005 $0 $410 $0 11/14/2005 F - Formal Settlement
  4. 02001 Serious 25400003 C 10/17/2005 10/27/2005 $360 $7,200 $0 11/14/2005 F - Formal Settlement
  5. 03001 Serious 5416 B 10/17/2005 10/27/2005 $360 $7,200 $0 11/14/2005 F - Formal Settlement
  6. 04001 Serious 5417 D 10/17/2005 10/27/2005 $14,400 $18,000 $0 11/14/2005 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201059862 Event: 05/12/2005Employee Is Burned In Mechanic Shop
At approximately 8:30 a.m. on May 12, 2005, Employee #1, a diesel and heavy equipment mechanic, was cleaning the floor of the lube pit located in the mechanic area of the facility. No truck was over the pit at the time. Employee #1 poured some gasoline on the floor to clean it. After some time, Employee #1 attempted to switch on a Dayton Motor sump pump, model 9R756, 115/230 volts. The sump pump was used to move waste oil from the sump in the lube pit to a holding tank located outside of the lube pit. Employee #1 went to plug the sump pump into a wall outlet. When the plug was approximately 6 inches away from the outlet, a spark occurred that caused an ignition of the gasoline on the floor. Employee #1 sustained second- and third-degree burns to his face, both hands, and lower legs, and was hospitalized. Employee #1 later stated that the appropriate cleaning materials were not provided at the time of the incident.
Keywords: burn, cleaning, mechanic, pit, spark, gasoline
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 307164947 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Heavy equipment mechanics

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