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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1495696.015 - Village Of South Holland - Fire Dept.

Inspection Information - Office: Illinois Public Sector


Inspection Nr: 1495696.015
Report ID: 0551701
Date Opened: 10/02/2020

Site Address:
Village Of South Holland - Fire Dept.
16230 Wausau Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473

Mailing Address:
16226 Wausau Ave Attn: Mr. Don A. Degraff - Village President, South Holland, IL 60473

Union Status: Union


NAICS: 922160/Fire Protection

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Complete

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: LocalGovt

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 10/02/2020


Case Closed: 12/11/2020

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1667390
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 $0 $0 $0
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
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 820 ILCS 225/3(A) 11/24/2020 $0 $0 $0 Z - Issued  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 130028.015
Event: 09/30/2020
Employee Is Killed By Drowning While Water Diving

At 10:30 p.m. on September 30, 2020, Employee # 1 was scuba diving in rock quarr y-training. He experienced the sensation of being weighted down and started to p anic. Employee # 1 was rescued by a coworker, his dive partner, but had been sub merged for a minute or two in 7 feet of water. It is suspected that Employee # 1 had an asthma attack while diving. He was killed by drowning.

Keywords:diving, drown, drowning, scuba, shortness of breath, water

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1495696.015 Fatality Fire Fighter
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