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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2 4
Current Violations 1 1 2 4
Initial Penalty $2,400 $0 $160 $0 $0 $2,560
Current Penalty $2,400 $0 $160 $0 $0 $2,560
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 1552450302 J 04/25/1996 03/15/1996 $2,400 $2,400 $0 05/13/1996 J - ALJ Decision
  2. 02001 Repeat 1552450304 A 04/25/1996 03/15/1996 $160 $160 $0 05/13/1996 J - ALJ Decision
  3. 03001 Other 1550011007 04/25/1996 03/15/1996 $0 $0 $0 05/13/1996 J - ALJ Decision
  4. 03002 Other 1550011009 B 04/25/1996 03/15/1996 $0 $0 $0 05/13/1996 J - ALJ Decision

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170239792 Event: 12/19/1995Employee Killed In Fall Through Roof
At approximately 3:00 p.m. on December 19, 1995, Employee #1 was reroofing a building in Bellingham, WA. Because the vertical lifeline that was part of his fall protection system would not reach the roof access ladder, he disconnected himself from the lifeline. While walking backward toward the ladder, he stepped on part of the old corrugated fiberglass roofing. He fell approximately 20 ft through the roof and onto the concrete floor. Employee #1 died the next day.
Keywords: roof collapse, roof, work rules, roofer, fall, fall protection, walking backward
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 115411324 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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