Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 3 3
Initial Penalty $2,160 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,160
Current Penalty $2,160 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,160
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260028 A 05/16/1991 05/19/1991 $720 $720 $0 -
  2. 01002 Serious 19260500 B01 05/16/1991 05/19/1991 $720 $720 $0 -
  3. 01003 Serious 19260500 D01 05/16/1991 05/19/1991 $720 $720 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 674341 Event: 04/22/1991Employee Dies In Fall
Employee #1 was installing a cooler on a 40 ft high cooling tower. He was removing the safety rigging and equipment jacks and shimming up the cooler unit when he lost his balance and fell to the ground. Employee #1 died of multiple (head) injuries. He had, but was not wearing, a safety belt and lifeline; the openings for the cooler units were not covered or guarded; and the platform was without a guardrail.
Keywords: head, installing, cooling tower, work rules, construction, climbing on column, fall, fall protection, lost balance, unguarded
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 111034260 Fatality Other Structural metal workers

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.