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Inspection: 1627233.015 - Brady Welding & Machine Shop, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Oklahoma City
Brady Welding & Machine Shop, Inc.
Blanchard, OK 73010
Po Box 788, Healdton, OK 73438
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 213112/Support Activities for Oil and Gas Operations
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 10/10/2022
Emphasis: P:Oilgas, L:Oilgas
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001A||Other||19100184 C06||03/30/2023||06/16/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||01001B||Other||19100180 H03 I B||03/30/2023||06/16/2023||$0||$0||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01002||Other||19100184 C09||03/30/2023||06/16/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 2:15 p.m. on October 9, 2022, Employee #1 was operating as the crane rigger, assigned to attach/detach loads moved with a crane. Employee #1 was elevated in an aerial lift next to a cement storage tank that was being lifted. As the cemen t storage tank was being lifted by the crane, the safety latch on the hook becam e canted and stuck inside the eye-lid of the tank when the load was slacked-off. When the load was picked back up to be moved a second time, the safety latch br oke causing the load to free fall onto Employee #1 in the aerial basket. Employe e #1 was struck by the cement storage tank, causing fatal injuries.
Keywords:aerial lift, crane, falling object, rigging, storage tank, struck by