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Case Status: OPEN

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Inspection: 1516325.015 - Alvarez Tunneling & Roofing Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Corpus Christi


Inspection Nr: 1516325.015
Report ID: 0626000
Date Opened: 02/24/2021

Site Address:
Alvarez Tunneling & Roofing Inc
8761 State Highway 44
Corpus Christi, TX 78406

Mailing Address:
2822 Baldwin, Corpus Christi, TX 78405

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 237990/Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Complete

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 02/24/2021

Emphasis: N:Trench

Case Closed:

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Inspection 1516364 Yes
Accident 1737864
Case Status: OPEN
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 6 6
Current Violations 6 6
Initial Penalty $31,206 $0 $0 $0 $0 $31,206
Current Penalty $31,206 $0 $0 $0 $0 $31,206
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 19260651 B01 07/08/2021 $5,461 $5,461 $0 Z - Issued  
2. 01002 Serious 19260651 G01 II 07/08/2021 $5,461 $5,461 $0 Z - Issued  
3. 01003 Serious 19260651 G02 I 07/08/2021 $5,461 $5,461 $0 Z - Issued  
4. 01004 Serious 19260651 H01 07/08/2021 $5,461 $5,461 $0 Z - Issued  
5. 01005 Serious 19260651 I02 IV 07/08/2021 $5,461 $5,461 $0 Z - Issued  
6. 01006 Serious 19260652 A01 07/08/2021 $3,901 $3,901 $0 Z - Issued  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 133568.015
Event: 02/23/2021
Employee Is Killed By Asphyxia When Tunnel Collapses

At 12:11 p.m. on February 23, 2021, an employee worked to tunnel under the found ation of a building. At some point, the tunnel collapsed and engulfed the employ ee in soil. The employee was killed by asphyxia.

Keywords:asphyxiated, building, collapse, engulfed, tunnel, unstable soil

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1516325.015 Fatality
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