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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1485918.015 - 101798 - Spicer Trucking

Inspection Information - Office: Minnesota


Inspection Nr: 1485918.015
Report ID: 0552700
Date Opened: 07/29/2020

Site Address:
101798 - Spicer Trucking
1608 Main Ave
Moorhead, MN 56560

Mailing Address:
1015 N 51st St, Ste A, Grand Forks, ND 58203

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 484220/ Specialized Freight (except Used Goods) Trucking, Local

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 01/14/2021


Case Closed: 02/01/2021

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1633524
Case Status: CLOSED
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 2 3
Current Violations 1 2 3
Initial Penalty $25,000 $0 $0 $1,500 $0 $26,500
Current Penalty $25,000 $0 $0 $1,500 $0 $26,500
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. 01001 Serious 19100178 O01 01/15/2021 01/25/2021 $25,000 $25,000 $0 Z - Issued  
2. 02001 Other 19040039 A01 01/15/2021 01/19/2021 $750 $750 $0 Z - Issued  
3. 02002 Other 19040039 A02 01/15/2021 01/19/2021 $750 $750 $0 Z - Issued  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 128649.015
Event: 06/30/2020
Employee Is Killed When Crushed By Falling Rail

At 12:00 a.m. on June 17, 2020, two employees were loading scrap metal onto a fl atbed truck. Employee # 1 was operating the excavator with grapple attachment, a nd Employee # 2 was on the flatbed truck receiving and securing the scrap railwa y tracks. Employee # 2 was chaining one end of the rail to the back of the flatb ed truck while it was suspended by the excavator to prevent the rail from fallin g. The rail slipped out of the grapple's grip and rolled onto Employee # 2, knoc king him to the ground and landing on his legs. He was killed as a result of his injuries on June 30, 2020.

Keywords:crushed, excavator, falling object, flatbed truck, leg, scrap metal, struck by, unsecured

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1485918.015 Fatality Occupation not reported
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