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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 100701267 - Boriak & Sons, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Dallas

Nr: 100701267Report ID: 0626300Open Date: 04/24/1987

Boriak & Sons, Inc.
2200 Chapel Creek Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76108
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1799/Special Trade Contractors, Not Elsewhere Classified
Mailing: Rt 1, Box 26, Lincoln, TX 78948

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:05/27/1987
Planning Guide: Safety-Construction Close Case:02/11/1988

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident360137087    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 2 5
Current Violations 3 2 5
Initial Penalty $1,840 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,840
Current Penalty $1,160 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,160
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260021 B02 07/30/1987 08/24/1987 $280 $560 $0 09/04/1987 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19260152 G10 07/30/1987 08/05/1987 $440 $640 $0 09/04/1987 F - Formal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19260602 A04 07/30/1987 08/05/1987 $440 $640 $0 09/04/1987 F - Formal Settlement
  4. 02001 Other 19260152 G11 07/30/1987 08/11/1987 $0 $0 $0 09/04/1987 -
  5. 02002 Other 19260602 A09 I 07/30/1987 08/11/1987 $0 $0 $0 09/04/1987 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14466320Event: 04/24/1987Employee Killed When Crushed Between Two Scrapers
Employee #1 and two coworkers were preparing two scrapers for the day's operations. They were required to fuel and service the scrapers at the beginning of each work day, while simultaneously warming up the engines. One coworker was on scraper #803 putting the motor plate back in place when suddenly the scraper lunged forward. At that moment, Employee #1 and the other coworker were walking between the two vehicles. Employee #1 was crushed between the scrapers and killed.
Keywords: maintenance, scraper, vehicle in gear, brake, work rules, construction, earthmoving equip, caught between, crushed
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 100701267 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported

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