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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1557470.015 - Premier Elevator Company, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Ft. Lauderdale


Inspection Nr: 1557470.015
Report ID: 0418800
Date Opened: 10/12/2021

Site Address:
Premier Elevator Company, Inc.
3600 Yacht Club Drive Harbor Towers At The Waterway
Aventura, FL 33180

Mailing Address:
8000 Nw 25 Street, Suite 400, Doral, FL 33122

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 238290/Other Building Equipment Contractors

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Complete

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 10/12/2021


Case Closed: 06/07/2022

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1822263
Case Status: CLOSED
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $24,862 $0 $0 $0 $0 $24,862
Current Penalty $10,877 $0 $0 $10,360 $0 $21,237
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 Other 19100146 C01 04/12/2022 06/06/2022 $10,360 $10,360 $0 I - Informal Settlement  
2. 01002 Serious 19100147 D06 04/12/2022 06/06/2022 $10,877 $14,502 $0 I - Informal Settlement  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 140091.015
Event: 10/12/2021
Employee Is Killed When Crushed By Falling Elevator Car

At 9:00 a.m. on October 12, 2021, Employee #1 was performing maintenance in an e levator pit. The elevator controls were not properly locked out because of a byp ass wire which prevented the pit-stop switch from operating. Employee #1 used th e pit-stop switch to lock out the elevator while he was working in the pit. When a resident called for an elevator, the car came down crushing Employee #1 betwe en the elevator car and the pit access ladder. The employee was killed.

Keywords:crushed, elevator, falling object, ladder, lockout/tagout, pit

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1557470.015 Fatality Elevator installers and repairers
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