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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $6,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,500
Current Penalty $4,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100023 A03 09/10/1991 09/13/1991 $2,500 $2,500 $0 L - State Settlement
Deleted 2. 01002 Serious 19100272 E01 II 09/10/1991 09/13/1991 $2,500 $2,500 $0 09/23/1991 L - State Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19100023 C01 09/10/1991 09/13/1991 $1,500 $1,500 $0 L - State Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14209423 Event: 07/17/1991Employee Dies After Fall From Grain Elevator
At approximately 1:00 p.m. on July 17, 1991, Employee #1, of Smith Frozen Foods, Inc., suffered fatal injuries from a 69 1/2 ft fall to concrete while cleaning the top floor of a grain elevator. Evidence indicates that he was using compressed air to blow dust from the floor through a 25 in. by 19 1/2 in. floor opening when he fell through the unguarded opening and landed in the empty bin.
Keywords: unguarded fl opening, cleaning, struck against, fall, floor opening, grain elevator, grain bin
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 108255415 Fatality Fracture Supervisors; handlers,equip-cleaners,laborers nec

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