Inspection: 1515365.015 - Champion Elevator Corp.
Inspection Information - Office: Tarrytown
Champion Elevator Corp.
133 East Clarke Place
Bronx, NY 10452
1450 Broadway, New York, NY 10018
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 333921/Elevator and Moving Stairway Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 02/18/2021
Case Closed: 08/24/2022
|#||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||08/16/2021||09/20/2021||$8,778||$8,778||$0||09/09/2021||F - Formal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|2.||01002||Serious||19260552 D||08/16/2021||09/02/2021||$20,000||$8,778||$0||09/09/2021||F - Formal Settlement|
|3.||01003A||Serious||19261203 A||08/16/2021||09/20/2021||$20,000||$8,778||$0||09/09/2021||F - Formal Settlement|
|4.||01003B||Serious||19261203 D||08/16/2021||09/20/2021||$0||$8,778||$0||09/09/2021||F - Formal Settlement|
|5.||01003C||Serious||19261204 B||08/16/2021||09/20/2021||$0||$8,778||$0||09/09/2021||F - Formal Settlement|
|6.||01003D||Serious||19261204 C||08/16/2021||09/20/2021||$0||$8,778||$0||09/09/2021||F - Formal Settlement|
|7.||01005||Serious||19261204 A||08/16/2021||09/20/2021||$8,778||$8,778||$0||09/09/2021||F - Formal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
At 9:30 a.m. on February 18, 2021, Employee #1 was working in the pit of an elevator shaft while Employee # 2 was working on the 6th floor. The employees were doing upgrades to the elevator. The elevator fell from the top floor and struck Employee #1. Employee #2 was also injured and both employees were hospitalized. Employee #1 died at the hospital.
Keywords:blocks, confined space, crushed, elevator, elevator shaft, entry permit, falling object, head, lockout, lockout/tagout, mechanic, pit, safety block, shaft, struck against, struck by, unauthorized, unguarded
|1||1515365.015||Fatality||Elevator installers and repairers|