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Inspection Detail



Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $490 $0 $0 $0 $0 $490
Current Penalty $350 $0 $0 $0 $0 $350
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 09/15/1989 09/26/1989 $350 $490 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14271886 Event: 06/01/1989Employees Injured When Crane Boom Collapses
At approximately 11:55 a.m. on July 1, 1989, Employees #1 and #2 and a coworker were disconnecting the boom section of an Erie Bucyrus crane, serial #127405. The coworker removed the lower pins between the boom's first and second sections before the support cable was connected to the boom's first section. As a result there was no support for the boom and it collapsed, injuring Employees #1 and #2. Employee #2 was hospitalized.
Keywords: dismantling, collapse, unsecured, crane boom, work rules, falling object
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 100770684 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported
2 100770684 Non Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported

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