Inspection: 314636226 - Gerdau Ameristeel Us, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Atlanta West
Nr: 314636226Report ID:0418200Open Date: 07/23/2010
Gerdau Ameristeel Us, Inc.
384 Old Grassdale Rd
Cartersville, GA 30121
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 3312/Steel Works, Blast Furnaces (Including Coke Ovens), and Rolling Mills
NAICS: 331111/Iron and Steel Mills
Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:CompleteAdvanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:SafetyClose Conference:07/28/2010
Emphasis: L:Forklift,N:Lead,S:Lead,S:Powered Ind Vehicle,S:Struck-ByClose Case:11/19/2013
Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident100203686    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 7


4

11
Current Violations 4


4

8
Initial Penalty 28000




28000
Current Penalty 10800




10800
FTA Amount






Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001 Serious 19100178 N06 01/20/2011 01/26/2011 $0 $7000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100212 A01 01/20/2011 02/01/2011 $1050 $1500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
Deleted 3. 01003 Serious 19100212 A03 II 01/20/2011 01/25/2011 $0 $2500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
Deleted 4. 01004 Serious 19100215 B10 IV 01/20/2011 01/25/2011 $0 $2500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 01005 Serious 19100303 B02 01/20/2011 01/27/2011 $1000 $2500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  6. 01006 Serious 5A0001 01/20/2011 03/31/2011 $7000 $7000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  7. 01007A Serious 19100212 A03 II 01/20/2011 01/25/2011 $1750 $2500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  8. 01007B Serious 19100215 B10 IV 01/20/2011 01/25/2011 $0 $2500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  9. 02001 Other 19100253 B05 IIG 01/20/2011 01/25/2011 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  10. 02002 Other 19100303 G01 01/20/2011 01/25/2011 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  11. 02003 Other 19100305 G01 IVB 01/20/2011 01/26/2011 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  12. 02004 Other 19100305 G02 III 01/20/2011 01/27/2011 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200203511Event: 07/23/2010Employee Is Killed When Struck By Forklift
On July 23, 2010, Employee #1, of Gerdau Ameristeel US Incorporated, was crossing a paved access road in between some administrative trailers and the mill. He was killed when a forklift struck him. .
Keywords: industrial truck, struck by, inattention
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 314636226 Fatality Other Occupation not reported