Inspection: 304230931 - Jottan Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Maryland Region 3
27 Fredrick Avenue
Catonsville, MD 21228
2280 Cecil Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21218
Union Status: NonUnion
Inspection Type: Accident
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 06/05/2001
Planning Guide: Safety-Construction
Case Closed: 08/30/2001
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19260454 A||06/28/2001||07/31/2001||$800||$2,200||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
On March 8, 2001, Employee #1, a mechanic, was in a boatwain's chair suspended by a 100 ft long nylon rope that was tied to the frame of a Trane heat pump situated on the roof. He was just beginning to caulk around a window when the chair failed and he fell approximately 35 ft to the ground. Employee #1 sustained multiple fractures to his right leg and knee, for which he was hospitalized.
Keywords:fracture, bosun chair, mechanic, construction, equipment failure, fall, leg
|1||304230931||Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Construction trades, n.e.c.|