Inspection: 981513.015 - Microwave Transmission Systems , Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Austin
Microwave Transmission Systems , Inc.
378 Chadbourne Street
San Angelo, TX 76903
1751 Jay Ell Drive, Richardson, TX 75081
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238210/Electrical Contractors
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 06/18/2014
Case Closed: 02/18/2016
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19260095 C||10/22/2014||10/28/2014||$4,500||$4,500||$0||11/18/2014||F - Formal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
|2.||01002||Other||19260501 B01||10/22/2014||10/28/2014||$7,000||$7,000||$0||11/18/2014||F - Formal Settlement|
|3.||01003||Serious||19260501 C||10/22/2014||10/28/2014||$4,500||$4,500||$0||11/18/2014||F - Formal Settlement||Citation has been deleted.|
At 1:45 p.m. on June 17, 2014, a two man team of climbers was removing existing rigid waveguide and access platforms. The employee was moving from one side of the tower to the other and fell when he attempted to tie off. The employee failed to secure his lanyard and fell 140 feet. The employee fractured his head and was killed.
Keywords:elevated work platform, fall, fall protection, head, lanyard, struck against
|1||981513.015||Fatality||Construction trades, n.e.c.|