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Violation Detail

Standard Cited: 5A0001 OSH Act General Duty Paragraph

Violation Items

Nr: 309768265 Citation: 01001 Issuance: 10/03/2006 ReportingID: 0521400

Viol Type:Serious NrInstances:1 Contest Date:
Abatement Date:10/20/2006 X Nr Exposed:7 Final Order:
Initial Penalty: $5,000.00 REC:C Emphasis:
Current Penalty: $3,000.00 Gravity:10 Haz Category:LACKTRAIN

Penalty and Failure to Abate Event History
Type Event Date Penalty Abatement Type FTA Insp
Penalty Z: Issued 10/03/2006 $5,000.00 10/20/2006 Serious  
Penalty I: Informal Settlement 10/26/2006 $3,000.00 10/20/2006 Serious  

Text For Citation: 01 Item/Group: 001 Hazard: LACKTRAIN

Section 5(a)(1) of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970: The employer did not provided employment and a place of employment that was free of recognized hazards in that employees were not trained on conveyor emergency stop devices. Ottawa, IL. jobsite - Employees were not trained on the location and purpose of emergency stop devices for conveyors. Abatement documentation is required for this item in accordance with the requirements of 29 CFR 1903.19(d) Among feasible means of abatement include but are not limited to ASME B20.1-1996 5.12 (e) which states that "Personnel working on or near a conveyor shall be instructed as to the location and operation of pertinent stopping devices".

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