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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 4
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $2,240 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,240
Current Penalty $925 $0 $0 $0 $0 $925
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19150075 A 08/08/1988 08/11/1988 $198 $480 $0 09/30/1988 R - Review Commission
  2. 01002 Serious 19150075 B 08/08/1988 08/11/1988 $198 $480 $0 09/30/1988 R - Review Commission
  3. 01003 Serious 19150075 E 08/08/1988 08/12/1988 $265 $640 $0 09/30/1988 R - Review Commission
  4. 01004 Serious 19150154 C01 08/08/1988 08/12/1988 $265 $640 $0 09/30/1988 R - Review Commission

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14391411 Event: 05/06/1988Employee Drowns After Falling Into Canal From Drydock
Employee #1 was on a marine salvage drydock cutting up steel. He apparently walked to the end of the drydock and was looking overboard when he fell into the industrial canal. At this location, the canal was approximately 26 ft deep. Employee #1 drowned. He was wearing rubber boots, but not a work vest or life jacket. The drydock did not have any guardrails. There were no actual eyewitnesses that saw him falling. One employee heard him holler, looked around, and saw his hands as they submerged.
Keywords: rubber boot, guardrail, canal, fall, drown, life jacket, water
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 100477322 Occupation Not Listed

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