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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 490479.015 - Clark'S Garage

Inspection Information - Office: Wilkes-Barre

Nr: 490479.015Report ID: 0317700Open Date: 06/28/2012

Clark'S Garage
103 Clark Road
Factoryville, PA 18419
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC:
NAICS: 811111/General Automotive Repair
Mailing: 103 Clark Road, Factoryville, PA 18419

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:10/10/2012
Close Case:01/12/2015

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident414350    
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 6 3 9
Current Violations 6 3 9
Initial Penalty $14,600 $0 $0 $2,000 $0 $16,600
Current Penalty $9,900 $0 $0 $100 $0 $10,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100106 E02 II B 2 12/20/2012 12/31/2012 $800 $1,600 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100147 C01 12/20/2012 01/10/2013 $800 $1,600 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003A Serious 19100215 A01 12/20/2012 12/31/2012 $600 $1,200 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01003B Serious 19100212 A01 12/20/2012 12/31/2012 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 01004A Serious 19100106 E06 I 12/20/2012 12/31/2012 $7,000 $7,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  6. 01004B Serious 19100252 A03 I 12/20/2012 12/31/2012 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  7. 01005A Serious 19100305 C04 12/20/2012 12/31/2012 $600 $1,200 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  8. 01005B Serious 19100305 J01 12/20/2012 12/31/2012 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  9. 01006A Serious 19101200 E01 12/20/2012 02/28/2013 $100 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  10. 01006B Serious 19101200 H01 12/20/2012 01/10/2013 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  11. 02001 Other 19100037 B02 12/20/2012 12/31/2012 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  12. 02002 Other 19100157 G01 12/20/2012 01/10/2013 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  13. 02003 Other 19040039 A 12/20/2012 01/03/2013 $100 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 20316.015Event: 06/25/2012Employee Is Killed When Struck By Lid From Exploding Drum
At approximately 5:00 p.m. on June 25, 2012, an employee was using an oxygen/propane cutting torch to remove the top lid from a 55-gallon steel drum. The drum previously contained methanol. The flammable vapors of methanol in the drum ignited causing the drum to explode. The employee was struck in the head by a part of the exploding drum lid. The employee was killed.
Keywords: propane torch, flying object, methyl alcohol, drum, struck by, steel, explosion, torch
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 490479.015 Fatality Fracture Laborers, except construction

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