Inspection: 1482315.015 - Porter Brothers Construction, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Naperville
Porter Brothers Construction, Inc.
201-231 Carter Road
Ohio, IL 61349
1106 Industrial Park, Rock Falls, IL 61071
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 237310/ Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 07/07/2020
Case Closed: 03/16/2023
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||5A0001||09/29/2020||10/28/2020||$9,445||$13,494||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||02001||Other||19040039 A01||09/29/2020||$3,373||$6,747||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 3:15 p.m. on July 2, 2020, Employee #1, employed by a civil construction comp any, was operating a Hyster C530A pneumatic roller compactor at a gravel road co nstruction project. The equipment was compacting newly-poured rocks when it rol led off the road and into an embankment that had an approximate angle of 25 degr ees. The equipment, which did not have roll-over protection, overturned and cru shed the operator. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the scene.
Keywords:construction, crushed, embankment, equipment operator, overturn, pneumatic, road paving, roll-over, roller--const equip, run over, unguarded