Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1471498.015 - 62625 - Lfucg- Division Of Waste Management

Inspection Information - Office: Kentucky


Inspection Nr: 1471498.015
Report ID: 0452110
Date Opened: 03/27/2020

Site Address:
62625 - Lfucg- Division Of Waste Management
355 Lancelot Lane
Lexington, KY 40517

Mailing Address:
675 Byrd Thurman Drive, Lexington, KY 40510

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 562111/Solid Waste Collection

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: LocalGovt

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 08/18/2020


Case Closed: 12/23/2020

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1562696
Case Status: CLOSED
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $7,000 $0 $7,000
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $3,500 $0 $3,500
FTA Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# Citation ID Citaton Type Standard Cited Issuance Date Abatement Due Date Current Penalty Initial Penalty FTA Penalty Contest Latest Event Note
1. 01001A Other 19040007 B04 09/17/2020 10/05/2020 $3,500 $7,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement  
2. 01001B Other 19040031 B04 09/17/2020 10/05/2020 $0 $0 $0 Z - Issued  
3. 01001C Other 19040033 B01 09/17/2020 10/05/2020 $0 $0 $0 Z - Issued  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 125124.015
Event: 03/23/2020
Employee Is Injured In Fall From Garbage Truck, Later Dies

At approximately 12:45 a.m. on March 23, 2020, a temporary employee, who was wor king as part of a garbage collection team, was riding on the back of a garbage t ruck. The truck stopped to pick up the overflowing trash at one of the streets. While stopped, the driver and another groundsman heard the employee's hard hat h it the ground. Then, they went to check on the employee, they found the employe e unconscious on the ground. The employee was transported to the University of K entucky Hospital, where the employee later died on March 27, 2020, from the fall .

Keywords:fall, garbage truck, hard hat, unconsciousness

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1471498.015 Fatality Occupation not reported
Back to Top

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.