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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1003042.015 - Duke Energy Florida, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Jacksonville

Nr: 1003042.015Report ID: 0419700Open Date: 10/21/2014

Duke Energy Florida, Inc.
4940 Cr 316
Reddick, FL 32686
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 221121/Electric Bulk Power Transmission and Control
Mailing: 550 S. Tyron Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:10/23/2014
Close Case:10/15/2015

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral915487 Yes  
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 1 1 6
Current Violations 5 1 6
Initial Penalty $20,000 $70,000 $0 $0 $0 $90,000
Current Penalty $35,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $35,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100022 A01 04/10/2015 $7,000 $3,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100269 O02 II 04/10/2015 11/30/2015 $7,000 $7,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19100269 O04 V 04/10/2015 08/31/2015 $7,000 $3,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01004 Serious 19100269 O06 II 04/10/2015 11/30/2015 $7,000 $7,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 01005 Serious 19100269 O05 IV 04/10/2015 11/30/2015 $7,000 $70,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  6. 03001 Other 19100269 O03 IV 04/10/2015 11/30/2015 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 68641.015Event: 10/23/2014Employee Contacts Live Conductors During Testing And Is Elec
At 7:00 a.m. on October 23, 2014, an employee placed test leads on the high and low side transformer bushing for DOBLE testing. The DOBLE testing device energized the test leads and the transformer bushing contacts while the employee was on top of the transformer. The employee was within the minimum approach distance of the live conductors. The conductors were energized by 10kV and 300mA. The employee's hand contacted a high side bushing contact plate on the transformer without an insulated glove and the employee was electrocuted.
Keywords: protective clothing, electrical, electrocuted
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1003042.015 Fatality Electric Shock Electricians' apprentices

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