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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 4
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $9,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $9,000
Current Penalty $6,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260601 B14 01/18/1991 01/21/1991 $3,000 $2,500 $0 03/22/1991 L - State Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 740003001 01/18/1991 01/21/1991 $3,000 $2,500 $0 03/22/1991 L - State Settlement
Deleted 3. 01003 Serious 703004702 A 01/18/1991 01/12/1991 $0 $2,500 $0 03/22/1991 L - State Settlement
Deleted 4. 01004 Serious 740005001 01/09/1991 01/12/1991 $1,500 $1,500 $0 03/22/1991 L - State Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 789388 Event: 10/23/1990Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Boom
An employee parked a concrete pump truck under an overhead power line. As was the usual practice, he was going to wash out the hopper. The boom of the truck was down in the saddled position. However, there was no saddle strap on the boom. While employee was washing out the hopper, the boom rose and contacted the 7200-volt power line. Apparently, the employee's head was touching the concrete spout at the rear of the truck, and he was electrocuted. The pump truck boom up lever (the main override control) was defective and did not return completely to the neutral position. This defect permitted the boom to rise slowly.
Keywords: overhead power line, electrical, boom, concrete truck, electrocuted, e gi ia, truck boom
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 108270398 Fatality Electric Shock Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators

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