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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $3,025 $0 $0 $0 $0 $3,025
Current Penalty $2,013 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,013
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260050 C 08/04/1995 09/21/1995 $263 $525 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19260105 A 08/04/1995 08/10/1995 $1,750 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170081335 Event: 06/18/1995Iron Worker Killed In Fall From Roof
Employee #1, an iron worker, was working with a crew installing metal decking on the roof of a building 38 ft from the ground. Employee #1's task was to first put down sheets of styrofoam insulation, 1 in. thick by 4 ft by 20 ft, across the purlins (rafters) of the building, which were approximately 5 ft apart, then tape the seams together before metal decking was laid. Employee #1 stepped out on a 3 1/2 in. wide flange of purlin, and was taping the seams together, when he apparently lost his footing. He fell between the purlins to the ground. His head was fractured and he was killed.
Keywords: fracture, head, installing, iron worker, work rules, slip, construction, rafter, fall, fall protection
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 103434353 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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