Inspection: 1657189.015 - Sherwood Construction Company, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Wichita
Sherwood Construction Company, Inc.
3219 W. May Street
Wichita, KS 67213
3219 W. May Street Po Box 9163, Wichita, KS 67277
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 237310/ Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 05/08/2023
Case Closed: 08/01/2023
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Other||19100244 A02 III||06/30/2023||08/04/2023||$15,625||$15,625||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 2:30 p.m. on March 16 2023, Employee #1 was working on a gooseneck trailer, doing maintenance on the axles. Employee #1 was on the crippler, working underneath the 2008 Doolittle 102x32 gooseneck trailer to change out the V-shape leaf spring and the equalizer. The axle fell on Employee #1's body. Employee #1 was found unconscious with the axle of the trailer on his chest, neck and shoulder. The axle weighs 433 pounds and the length is 79 inches measured from outside to outside by 58.5 inches measured inside to inside. The employee was killed due to crushing injuries.
Keywords:axle, chest, crushed, crushing, maintenance, neck, shoulder, struck by, trailer, unconsciousness