Inspection: 1557470.015 - Premier Elevator Company, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ft. Lauderdale
Premier Elevator Company, Inc.
3600 Yacht Club Drive Harbor Towers At The Waterway
Aventura, FL 33180
8000 Nw 25 Street, Suite 400, Doral, FL 33122
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238290/Other Building Equipment Contractors
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 10/12/2021
Case Closed: 06/07/2022
|#||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|
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
|1||1557470.015||Fatality||Elevator installers and repairers|