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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $12,600 $0 $0 $0 $0 $12,600
Current Penalty $6,300 $0 $0 $6,300 $0 $12,600
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Other 19101000 A02 07/05/2005 07/11/2005 $6,300 $6,300 $0 07/26/2005 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 01001B Other 19101000 E 07/05/2005 07/29/2005 $0 $0 $0 07/26/2005 F - Formal Settlement
  3. 01002 Serious 19101200 E02 II 07/05/2005 07/22/2005 $6,300 $6,300 $0 07/26/2005 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202345211 Event: 01/08/2005Two Employees Die Due To Asphyxia In Toxic Environment
On January 8, 2005, Employee #1 and Employee #2 were attempting to refill a carbon dioxide tank. The fill connection was located in a storage room. The door to the storage room was locked and the employees used a ladder to climb over a 10-ft wall to access the connection. Carbon dioxide began leaking into the enclosed area. Employees #1 and #2 died due to asphyxia.
Keywords: asphyxiated, food preparation, work rules, inhalation, air contamination, tank, truck driver, carbon dioxide, gas leak, chemical vapor
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 308493816 Fatality Asphyxia Truck drivers, heavy

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