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Inspection: 1575509.015 - William A. Hazel, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Virginia Safety 4
William A. Hazel, Inc.
13530 Dulles Technology Drive
Herndon, VA 20171
4305 Hazel Park Court, Chantilly, VA 20151
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238910/Site Preparation Contractors
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 01/31/2022
Emphasis: S:Fri, N:Trench
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19260251 A02 II||07/26/2022||08/15/2022||$13,434||$13,434||$0||08/15/2022||C - Contested|
|2.||01002||Serious||40.1-51.1.A||07/26/2022||08/15/2022||$13,434||$13,434||$0||08/15/2022||C - Contested|
|3.||01003||Serious||19260021 B02||07/26/2022||08/15/2022||$8,730||$8,730||$0||08/15/2022||C - Contested|
At 10:30 a.m. on January 31, 2022, an employee worked in a twelve-foot-deep trench with sloped sides to install a storm drain system. A coworker, operated an excavator (Volvo EC350EL) to move a concrete pipe (forty-two-inch wide by eight foot long, sixty-nine hundred pounds) from a staging area and into the trench. As the coworker rotated the excavator with the pipe attached to the bucket, the pipe broke free and rolled down the slope of the trench and struck the employee. The employee received blunt force trauma to the torso and legs and
Keywords:blunt force trauma, concrete pipe, drain pipe, excavator, falling object, installing, leg, operating, operator, storm, struck by, torso, trench