Thomas was injured on the job in September 2014 while working for Axiall Corp. in Martinsville, West Virginia and he passed away October 2014. He died while replacing a faulty on on at tank valve conationng liquid caustic soda was released burning Tom, James Starkey and Douglas Carson.
Federal OSHA investigated the incident and proposed a $21,000 penalty for three serious violations. The violations are under contest.
Inspection: 997653.015 - Eagle Natrium, Llc
This photo was sent in by his widow Holly Zahnow
~ 3/17/1964 - 10/1/2014 ~