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Inspection: 1642335.015 - Lazy S Hot Shot Services, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: El Paso
Lazy S Hot Shot Services, Inc.
289 County Road 404
Pecos, TX 79772
405 N. Elm St, Pecos, TX 79772
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 488999/All Other Support Activities for Transportation
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 01/09/2023
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19100178 L01 I||03/27/2023||04/28/2023||$3,000||$4,688||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||01002||Serious||19260451 B02||03/27/2023||04/28/2023||$3,000||$4,688||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01003||Serious||19260451 C02 V||03/27/2023||04/28/2023||$3,000||$4,688||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|4.||02001||Other||19040039 A01||03/27/2023||04/28/2023||$1,000||$3,349||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 10:45 a.m. on November 30, 2022, an employee was using an all-terrain forklif t to elevate himself to perform welding at a covered parking structure. The empl oyee welding steel pipes to the top and bottom of the structure. The employee we lded the first steel pipe to the top right side of the structure, and then proce eded to weld the second steel pipe at the top center before climbing down the fo rklift carriage. While scaling down, the employee misplaced his foot and stepped on the back/forward and top/down control levers at the same time. Contacting th e levers at the same time caused the employee to be crushed between the forklift carriage and cab safety bar. The employee was killed by crushing injuries.
Keywords:caught between, climbing, control lever, crushed, crushing, forklift, lost balance, safety bar, slip, welder, welding
|1||1642335.015||Fatality||Not specified mechanics and repairers|