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Inspection: 1648197.015 - Wilcox Crane Company, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Buffalo
Wilcox Crane Company, Inc.
3991 Rose Rd
Batavia, NY 14020
5835 Smith Rd, Canandaigua, NY 14424
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 333923/ Overhead Traveling Crane, Hoist, and Monorail System Manufacturing
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 07/31/2023
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001A||Serious||19261400 F||07/31/2023||09/13/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||08/15/2023||C - Contested|
|2.||01001B||Serious||19261404 D01 III||07/31/2023||09/13/2023||$0||$0||$0||08/15/2023||C - Contested|
|3.||01001C||Serious||19261404 E01||07/31/2023||09/13/2023||$0||$0||$0||08/15/2023||C - Contested|
|4.||01002||Serious||19261403 A||07/31/2023||09/13/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||08/15/2023||C - Contested|
|5.||01003||Serious||19261430 G01||07/31/2023||09/13/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||08/15/2023||C - Contested|
At 4:00 p.m. on February 2, 2023, an employee was standing on the platform of a mobile crane lift, while breaking down equipment as the crew finished with crane operations. The employee was standing on a platform of a mobile crane when he became pinned down between the crane arm and counterweights. The platform height was 5 feet 10 inches. The employee was killed when his upper body was crushed.
Keywords:caught between, chest, counterweight, crane, crane counterweight, crane lifting beam, crushed, mobile crane, pinned
|1||1648197.015||Fatality||Crane and tower operators|