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Posted: 11:14 a.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2013
YORK COUNTY, S.C. —
A York County paper mill plant was cited for serious issues after the death of a contract worker in January.The South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation issued penalties against Resolute Forest Products following a fatal accident that took the life of Samir Storey, 32.Resolute Forest Products was fined $17,850 for several violations in connection with Storey’s death at the plant. The company that Storey worked for, Industrial Piping, was fined $15,400 for violations also.Storey, from Indian Trail, was killed at the plant when he and two other men were cleaning a large tank, called a scrubber, which filters waste chemicals.Officials said an unknown chemical leaked into the tank with the workers. The other two men were able to escape with minor injuries. Storey’s family filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the company in January.
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