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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $640 $0 $0 $0 $0 $640
Current Penalty $640 $0 $0 $0 $0 $640
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260500 D01 12/01/1987 12/07/1987 $640 $640 $0 -
  2. 02001 Other 19260020 B01 12/01/1987 02/01/1988 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 666263 Event: 11/06/1987Employee Breaks Back In Fall
Employee #1 and his foreman were on the fourth floor of a building receiving metal studding and drywall from a crane with attached forks. The material was to be used on the floor. As the crane lifted up a bundle of 4 ft by 2 ft long sheets of drywall, the load shifted as it reached the floor. Employee #1 moved to get out of the way of the sliding sheets and fell approximately 30 ft off the edge of the unguarded floor into a trash dumpster. He sustained a broken back and was hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, work rules, load shift, construction, work station, back, fall, unguarded
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 101200285 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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