Inspection: 304002587 - Southern Telecom
Inspection Information - Office: Tenn Cmpl Sfty 6
1927 E. Main St.
Rogersville, TN 37857
1304 Clematis Dr., Knightdale, NC 27545
Union Status: NonUnion
Inspection Type: Accident
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 01/10/2001
Planning Guide: Safety-Construction
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19260105 A||06/06/2001||06/12/2001||$5,400||$5,400||$0||08/21/2001||R - Review Commission|
Two employees were working on a telecommunications tower. One of them was tightening a flange for a splice. As he was repositioning himself, he fell 18.3 meters to the ground. The injured employee was alive en route to a hospital, but was pronounced dead upon arrival.
Keywords:telecom work, fall, fall protection, tower
|1||304002587||Fatality||Other||Structural metal workers|