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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 308647825 - Vti/Danny Martin Oil Field Services, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Fort Worth

Nr: 308647825Report ID: 0636900Open Date: 08/10/2005

Vti/Danny Martin Oil Field Services, Inc.
4.5 Miles South On S.H. 75
Fairfield, TX 75840
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 4212/Local Trucking Without Storage
NAICS: 562112/Hazardous Waste Collection
Mailing: P.O. Box 92, Richland, TX 76681

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:Y
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:08/10/2005
Emphasis: S:TransportationClose Case:10/25/2005

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

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

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 09/28/2005 10/03/2005 $2,500 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 02001 Other 19040039 A 09/28/2005 10/03/2005 $500 $500 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200712636Event: 07/26/2005Employee Dies From Battery Expolsion
On July 26, 2005, Employee #1 was unloading vacuum truck Number 104 filled with about 130 barrels of basic sediment and water mixed with hydrocarbons from lease Wood Number 7 to Number 1-D saltwater disposal/injection well, when the north tank battery ignited causing a fire and explosion. Employee #1 was killed in the explosion.
Keywords: battery, burn, flammable liquid, fire, explosion
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 308647825 Fatality Burn(Chemical) Truck drivers, heavy

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