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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $640 $0 $0 $0 $0 $640
Current Penalty $320 $0 $0 $0 $0 $320
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260550 A09 08/06/1985 08/09/1985 $320 $640 $0 08/30/1985 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14385280 Event: 07/02/1985Employee Killed When Crushed By Crane Counterweight
Employee #1 (an aider, or operator helper) was working near an FMC Link Belt 50-ton hydraulic truck crane. The crane was being used to hoist and lower materials from a one-story building during installation of a prebuilt roof. Employee #1 placed himself within the swing radius of the rear of the rotating superstructure and was crushed and killed between the counterweight and the body of the crane. Accessible areas within the swing radius of the crane's rotating superstructure had not been barricaded.
Keywords: clearance, work rules, crane counterweight, guardrail, truck crane, construction, caught between, crushed
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 100093384 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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