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Inspection: 1666127.015 - Muddy Creek Leasing Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Pittsburgh
Muddy Creek Leasing Inc.
269 Currie Road
Portersville, PA 16051
269 Currie Road, Portersville, PA 16051
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 811198/All Other Automotive Repair and Maintenance
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 07/20/2023
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19100147 C04 I||09/21/2023||10/18/2023||$7,300||$10,938||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||02001||Other||19100028 B08||09/21/2023||11/30/2023||$0||$0||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 11:15 a.m. on April 26, 2023, an employee working as a heavy equipment mechanic for a vehicle leasing company was standing on a ladder adjusting a tarp on vehicle. The vehicle was similar to a dump truck. The spring-loaded tarp arm broke loose causing the employee to fall off the ladder and strike the hard ground. The employee died from head injuries.
Keywords:adjust, blunt force, blunt force trauma, defect, defective, defective equipment, fall, fall from elevation, fall protection, flying object, fracture, head, ladder, lockout, lockout/tagout, malfunction, mechanic, rock,
|1||1666127.015||Fatality||Heavy equipment mechanics|