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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 111583316 - Norton, James L

Inspection Information - Office: Washington Region 5

Nr: 111583316Report ID: 1055350Open Date: 07/11/1990

Norton, James L
Usfs Sale Little Wolf
Ione, WA 99139
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2411/Logging
Mailing: Box 1510, Priest River, ID 83856

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:07/16/1990
Close Case:12/03/1990

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident361034200    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 5 7
Current Violations 1 5 6
Initial Penalty $1,420 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,420
Current Penalty $120 $0 $0 $0 $0 $120
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001 Serious 0540052931 08/17/1990 07/16/1990 $1,300 $1,300 $0 09/11/1990 Y - State Decision
  2. 01002 Serious 0540051107 08/17/1990 07/16/1990 $120 $120 $0 09/11/1990 Y - State Decision
  3. 02001 Other 0240004002 08/17/1990 08/29/1990 $0 $0 $0 09/11/1990 Y - State Decision
  4. 02002 Other 0240004506 B 08/17/1990 08/29/1990 $0 $0 $0 09/11/1990 Y - State Decision
  5. 02003 Other 0540052920 08/17/1990 08/29/1990 $0 $0 $0 09/11/1990 Y - State Decision
  6. 02004 Other 0540055718 08/17/1990 08/29/1990 $0 $0 $0 09/11/1990 Y - State Decision
  7. 02005 Other 0540055102 08/17/1990 08/29/1990 $0 $0 $0 09/11/1990 Y - State Decision

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170247712Event: 07/09/1990Employee Killed When Struck By Falling Tree
Employee #1, of James L. Norton, a logging contractor, was struck and killed by a falling tree. The tree had been felled by his twin brother. A sudden gust of wind contributed to the tree's change of direction from its intended fall. The two fallers failed to maintain the required distance between work areas.
Keywords: high wind, tree felling, work rules, tree, struck by, falling object, logging
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 111583316 Fatality Fracture Timber cutting and logging occupations

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