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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 615600.015 - Industrial Tx Corp.

Inspection Information - Office: Houston South

Nr: 615600.015Report ID: 0626700Open Date: 09/06/2012

Industrial Tx Corp.
12815 Old Galveston Rd.Null
Houston, TX 77062
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC:
NAICS: 221320/Sewage Treatment Facilities
Mailing: P.O. Box 40336null, Houston, TX 77240

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:Y
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:09/07/2012
Emphasis: N:CtargetClose Case:02/28/2013

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident542530    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $7,700 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,700
Current Penalty $5,040 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,040
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001A Serious 5A0001 01/09/2013 01/15/2013 $4,900 $4,900 $0 I - Informal Settlement
Deleted 2. 01001B Serious 19260021 B02 01/09/2013 01/15/2013 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01001C Serious 19260602 B03 01/09/2013 01/15/2013 $2,240 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01002A Serious 19260251 B01 01/09/2013 01/15/2013 $2,800 $2,800 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 01002B Serious 19260251 B06 II 01/09/2013 01/19/2013 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 27615.015Event: 09/05/2012Employee Is Struck And Killed By Excavator Bucket
At 3:15 p.m. on September 5, 2012, an employee was serving as a rigger during a lifting operation using an excavator. As the employee was standing between a sta ck of crane mats and the bucket of an excavator being used as a lifting device, when the bucket struck and pinned him between the mats and the excavator's bucke t. The employee was killed as a result of his injuries sustained. The incident i nvestigation revealed that the operator's shirt became entangled with the excava tor's control, while he was attempting to raise the front windshield of the exca vator. This caused the unintentional lowering of the bucket.
Keywords: construction, construction vehicle, excavator, pinned, struck by
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 615600.015 Fatality Construction laborers

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