Inspection: 314957853 - Brad Ragan Recycling, Inc. Dba Br Tire

Inspection Information - Office: Kentucky
Nr: 314957853Report ID:0452110Open Date: 07/25/2011
Brad Ragan Recycling, Inc. Dba Br Tire
1037 W Main Street
Glasgow, KY 42141
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 7534/Tire Retreading and Repair Shops
NAICS: 811198/All Other Automotive Repair and Maintenance
Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:PartialAdvanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:SafetyClose Conference:09/15/2011
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:07/31/2013
Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident102500147    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations


1

1
Current Violations


1

1
Initial Penalty


1750

1750
Current Penalty


1750

1750
FTA Amount






Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 201800302 11/18/2011 12/14/2011 $1750 $1750 $0 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202568788Event: 07/19/2011Employee Dies From Heat Stroke On Farm
On July 19, 2011, Employee #1 drove for 30 minutes, in an air conditioned vehicle, to a private farm to change a tractor tire. At approximately 11:45 a.m., the owner of the farm contacted the employer to inquire if Employee #1 was diabetic. The owner described Employee #1 as mumbling and stumbling around. The employer sent two additional employees to the site, where they found Employee #1 lying on the ground. They took Employee #1 to the hospital. At 7:00 p.m. on the same day, the company president was notified that Employee #1 had died. Preliminary reports showed that after Employee #1 was administered two bags of fluids, his internal body temperature was measured at 109 degrees (assumed to be Fahrenheit).
Keywords: heat exhaustion, high temperature, unconsciousness
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 314957853 Fatality Heat Exhaustion Occupation not reported