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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 101589042 - Weicker Moving & Storage

Inspection Information - Office: Denver

Nr: 101589042Report ID: 0830500Open Date: 02/13/1986

Weicker Moving & Storage
1855 29th St.
Denver, CO 80216
Union Status: Union
SIC: 4731/Arrangement of Transportation of Freight and Cargo
Mailing: 3060 Brighton Blvd., Denver, CO 80216

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/21/1986
Close Case:05/13/1986

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident360650154    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
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 5A0001 04/18/1986 04/24/1986 $640 $640 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14427504Event: 02/12/1986Crushed By Falling Safe
ON FEBRUARY 12, 1986, AT APPROXIMATELY 3:30 PM, SEVERAL EMPLOYEES WERE MOVING A 5,000 POUND SAFE ACROSS THE PLATFORM OF A 4,000 POUND HYDRAULIC LIFT. THE LIFT FAILED, CRASHING TO THE FLOOR. THE SAFE FELL OVER AND PINNED EMPLOYEE #1 BETWEEN THE SAFE AND A TRUCK. THE EMPLOYEE'S CHEST WAS CRUSHED. THE HYDRAULIC TRUCK LIFT INVOLVED WAS MANUFACTURED BY MAXON INDUSTRIES IN CALIFORNIA.
Keywords: chest, hydraulic lift, overloaded, crushed, safe, falling object
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 101589042 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported

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