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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 312483944 - Perry County Tire, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Kentucky

Nr: 312483944Report ID: 0452110Open Date: 01/24/2009

Perry County Tire, Inc.
116 Village Ln
Hazard, KY 41702
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 7538/General Automotive Repair Shops
NAICS: 811111/General Automotive Repair
Mailing: P O Box 660, Hazard, KY 41702

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:02/09/2009
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:07/07/2009

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $1,250 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,250
Current Penalty $1,250 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,250
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 19100177 C01 II 06/19/2009 07/01/2009 $1,250 $1,250 $0 -
  2. 01001B Serious 19100177 D05 06/19/2009 07/01/2009 $0 $0 $0 -
  3. 02001 Other 203100101 06/19/2009 07/01/2009 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201859931Event: 01/23/2009Tire Service Worker Is Kiled In Rim Wheel Explosion
At approximately 4:00 p.m. on January 23, 2009, Employee #1, was filling a "Goodyear" rl-5k, size 12.00 r20nh5 tire with air. He was instantly killed when a rim wheel explosively separated and struck him in the head. The tire had a 20 inch multi-piece rim wheel consisting of the rim, a locking ring, and a flange. Two restraining devices, or cases, were located near the accident site but were not used, at the time of the accident.
Keywords: struck by, tire rim, tire
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 312483944 Fatality Fracture Heavy equipment mechanics

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