Standard Cited: 19260602 C01 VIII Material handling equipment.
Inspection Nr: 1573950.015
Citation Type: Serious
Abatement Date: 3
Initial Penalty: $4,351.00
Current Penalty: $3,500.00
Issuance Date: 03/23/2022
Nr Instances: 1
Nr Exposed: 2
Related Event Code (REC): R
Report ID: 0216000
|Type||Latest Event||Event Date||Penalty||Abatement Due Date||Citation Type||Failure to Abate Inspection|
|Penalty||I: Informal Settlement||$3,500.00||Serious|
Text For Citation: 01 Item/Group: 002A Hazard:
29 CFR 1926.602(c)(1)(viii):A lift truck, equipped with vertical only, or vertical and horizontal controls elevatable with the lifting carriage or forks for lifting personnel, did not have the following precautions to include (A) Use of a safety platform firmly secured to the lifting carriage and/or forks (B) Means whereby personnel on the platform can shut off power to the truck (C) Protection from falling objects as indicated necessary by the operating conditions. On or about: January 21, 2022 Location: 38 Franklin Rd, Scarsdale, New York 10583 a) Employee was using a JLG1044C-54, series II rough terrain forklift to lift employees on a inadequate fabricated 5 ft by 12 ft temporary working platform to install fascia board. Unsecured platform fell with two employees causing injuries.