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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 309890093 - Tyson Prepared Foods

Inspection Information - Office: Wichita

Nr: 309890093Report ID: 0729700Open Date: 11/01/2006

Tyson Prepared Foods
9 North Washington St.
Hutchinson, KS 67504
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2013/Sausages and Other Prepared Meat Products
NAICS: 311612/Meat Processed from Carcasses
Mailing: P.O. Box 1570 ., Hutchinson, KS 67504

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:11/16/2006
Close Case:07/02/2007

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident101344273    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 1 4
Current Violations 2 1 3
Initial Penalty $15,000 $0 $25,000 $0 $0 $40,000
Current Penalty $11,500 $0 $0 $4,500 $0 $16,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 19100132 A 01/11/2007 06/29/2007 $4,500 $5,000 $0 01/31/2007 F - Formal Settlement
Deleted 2. 01002 Serious 19100147 C08 01/11/2007 01/22/2007 $5,000 $5,000 $0 01/31/2007 F - Formal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19100147 D05 I 01/11/2007 06/29/2007 $4,500 $5,000 $0 01/31/2007 F - Formal Settlement
  4. 02001 Serious 19100133 A01 01/11/2007 06/29/2007 $7,000 $25,000 $0 01/31/2007 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201344223Event: 10/31/2006Ammonia Line Rupture Kills One Worker, Injuring Two
On October 31, 2006, two employees were performing maintenance on an ammonia line when the line ruptured. Employee #1 was transported to a hospital and was pronounced dead at 2:08 p.m. Employee #2 suffered chemical burns from contact to liquid ammonia and was taken to the hospital for treatment. Employee #3, a first responder, was also treated at the hospital for postevent respiratory symptoms. Employees #2 and #3 were not hospitalized.
Keywords: burn, respiratory, maintenance, asphyxiated, ammonia, ppe, rupture, pipeline, overexposure, respirator
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 309890093 Fatality Asphyxia Machinery maintenance occupations
2 309890093 Non Hospitalized injury Other Occupation not reported
3 309890093 Non Hospitalized injury Burn(Chemical) Machinery maintenance occupations

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