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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 313738528 - Sivyer Steel Corporation

Inspection Information - Office: Iowa

Nr: 313738528Report ID: 0751910Open Date: 09/03/2009

Sivyer Steel Corporation
202 35th Street
Bettendorf, IA 52722
Union Status: Union
SIC: 3325/Steel Foundries, Not Elsewhere Classified
NAICS: 331513/Steel Foundries (except Investment)
Mailing: 225 S. 33rd Street, Bettendorf, IA 52722

Inspection Type:Complaint
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:11/24/2009
Close Case:11/30/2010

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Complaint205987092 Yes  

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 40 1 2 43
Current Violations 42 1 43
Initial Penalty $123,000 $70,000 $35,000 $0 $0 $228,000
Current Penalty $75,750 $44,825 $0 $0 $0 $120,575
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 880004 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $1,225 $3,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 880004 01/14/2010 05/12/2010 $875 $2,500 $0 P - Petition to Mod Abatement
  3. 01003 Serious 880004 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $4,500 $5,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01004 Serious 19100022 A02 01/15/2010 01/21/2010 $525 $1,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 01005 Serious 19100022 D01 01/15/2010 02/19/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  6. 01006 Serious 19100023 A07 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $1,800 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  7. 01007 Serious 19100023 A08 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $525 $1,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  8. 01008 Serious 19100023 C01 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $3,150 $3,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  9. 01009 Serious 19100027 D01 II 01/15/2010 02/11/2010 $1,800 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  10. 01010 Serious 19100104 B08 VI 01/15/2010 02/11/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  11. 01011A Serious 19100106 E02 IVD 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  12. 01011B Serious 19100106 E06 II 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $0 $0 $0 -
  13. 01012A Serious 19100147 C04 I 01/15/2010 05/05/2010 $4,500 $5,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  14. 01012B Serious 19100147 C04 II 01/15/2010 05/05/2010 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  15. 01012C Serious 19100147 C06 I 01/15/2010 05/05/2010 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  16. 01013 Serious 19100157 C04 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  17. 01014A Serious 19100178 A06 01/15/2010 01/21/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  18. 01014B Serious 19100178 Q07 01/15/2010 04/12/2010 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  19. 01015A Serious 19100184 D 01/15/2010 01/21/2010 $1,225 $3,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  20. 01015B Serious 19100184 E01 01/15/2010 01/21/2010 $0 $0 $0 -
  21. 01015C Serious 19100184 E03 I 01/15/2010 04/12/2010 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  22. 01016 Serious 19100184 E02 II 01/15/2010 02/11/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  23. 01017 Serious 19100212 A05 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  24. 01018 Serious 19100213 C01 01/15/2010 04/12/2010 $875 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  25. 01019A Serious 19100213 C02 01/15/2010 04/12/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  26. 01019B Serious 19100213 C03 01/15/2010 04/12/2010 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  27. 01020 Serious 19100213 H01 01/15/2010 04/12/2010 $875 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  28. 01021 Serious 19100219 D01 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  29. 01022 Serious 19100242 B 01/15/2010 02/04/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  30. 01023 Serious 19100253 B04 I 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  31. 01024 Serious 19100254 D09 III 01/15/2010 01/21/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  32. 01025 Serious 19100303 B02 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $1,750 $5,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  33. 01026 Serious 19100303 F02 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $875 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  34. 01027 Serious 19100303 G02 I 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $4,500 $5,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  35. 01028 Serious 19100304 A02 01/15/2010 02/04/2010 $875 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  36. 01029 Serious 19100304 E01 I 01/15/2010 02/11/2010 $6,300 $7,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  37. 01030 Serious 19100304 G05 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $1,750 $5,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  38. 01031 Serious 19100305 A02 IX 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  39. 01032 Serious 19100305 B01 II 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $1,225 $3,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  40. 01033 Serious 19100305 B02 I 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $875 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  41. 01034 Serious 19100305 G01 III 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  42. 01035 Serious 19100305 G02 II 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $700 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  43. 01036 Serious 19100305 G02 III 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $1,225 $3,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  44. 01037 Serious 19100332 B01 01/15/2010 02/19/2010 $6,300 $7,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  45. 01038 Serious 19100334 A02 I 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $2,450 $7,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  46. 01039 Serious 19100335 A01 I 01/15/2010 05/12/2010 $4,500 $5,000 $0 P - Petition to Mod Abatement
  47. 01040 Serious 19100335 A01 II 01/15/2010 02/11/2010 $2,250 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  48. 02001 Willful 19100333 A01 01/15/2010 02/19/2010 $44,825 $70,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  49. 03001 Serious 19100212 A01 01/15/2010 04/12/2010 $5,000 $25,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  50. 03002 Serious 19100253 E01 01/15/2010 01/28/2010 $3,500 $10,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200533172Event: 08/29/2009Worker Receives Shock After Working On Arc Furnace
At approximately 10:24 p.m. on August 29, 2009, Employee #1, a millright of Sivyer Steel Corporation was assigned to lift up and place three fuses on an electric arc furnace. He was working on a 13,200 volt 3 phase electrical system powering a Whiting electric arc furnace. The S&C power fuses were 400 amp, type SM on a board or ledge on fuse cutout assembly in an electrical vault. The assembly was energized during the incident. After lifting up the fuse, Employee #1 suffered an electrical shock and was hospitalized for serious injuries to his right hand and forearm and to the back of his left leg.
Keywords: fuse, forearm, electric shock, leg
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 313738528 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Millwrights

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