Standard Cited:5A0001 OSH Act General Duty Paragraph
|Nr: 1312587.015||Citation: 01001||Issuance: 10/15/2018||ReportingID: 0420600|
|Viol Type:||Serious||NrInstances:||1||Contest Date:|
|Abatement Date:||3||Nr Exposed:||8||Final Order:||11/13/2018|
|Current Penalty:||$2,217.00||Gravity:||05||Haz Category:|
|Penalty and Failure to Abate Event History|
Text For Citation: 01 Item/Group: 001 Hazard:
OSH ACT of 1970 Section (5)(a)(1): The employer did not furnish employment and a place of employment which were free from recognized hazards that were causing or likely to cause death or serious physical harm to employees, in that, employees were exposed to the hazard of being struck by fragments of Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) plastic pipe in the event the pipe ruptured: a) On or about May 7, 2018, in the fabrication/production area, PVC plastic piping was used in exposed above ground areas to transport compressed air.