Inspection: 1534486.015 - Pierpoint Lawn And Landscape, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Wichita
Pierpoint Lawn And Landscape, Inc.
217 South Bordeulac Street Located Between 159th East And U.S. 54 (Kellogg), Near Andover
Wichita, KS 67230
13801 E. Steeplechase Circle, Wichita, KS 67230
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 561730/Landscaping Services
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 06/07/2021
Case Closed: 10/28/2021
|#||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||08/25/2021||10/21/2021||$5,461||$5,461||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||01002A||Serious||19101200 E01||08/25/2021||10/21/2021||$2,340||$2,340||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01002B||Serious||19101200 G08||08/25/2021||10/21/2021||$0||$2,340||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|4.||01002C||Serious||19101200 H01||08/25/2021||10/21/2021||$0||$2,340||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|5.||02001||Other||19040039 A01||08/25/2021||$2,341||$3,901||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 2:00 p.m. on June 2, 2021, an employee was operating an eXmark Lazer Z E-Seri es 52" Zero Turn Riding Lawn Mower along the bank of a neighborhood pond. The la wnmower slipped off the embankment and rolled trapping the employee underwater w ith the mower on top of him. Coworkers and nearby residents pulled the employee from the pond and began life-saving measures until fire and EMS personnel arrive d. However, the employee had drowned and died at the scene.
Keywords:asphyxiated, drown, drowning, embankment, equipment operator, lack of oxygen, landscaper, landscaping, lawn mower, lung, riding on equipment, roll-over, slippery surface, slope, sloping, unstable position, water
|1||1534486.015||Fatality||Occupation Not Listed|