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Inspection Detail



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

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 05/01/1995 05/05/1995 $1,250 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100132 F01 IV 05/10/1995 05/14/1995 $1,250 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170746077 Event: 03/28/1995Employee'S Foot Injured In 60 Ft Fall From Bosun Chair
Employee #1 was cleaning windows from a boatswain's chair suspended by a two part line hooked into a Sky Genie. The lifeline was attached to a common anchorage, which in this case was a perimeter cable. The quarter inch cable was spliced in a poor manner that allowed the ends to pull out under load and cause a failure in the anchorage. Employee #1 fell approximately five stories (60 ft) and struck his right foot on a ledge, severely injuring it. He was transported to a nearby medical center and was treated and released.
Keywords: window washer, bosun chair, inadequate maint, unsecured, work rules, fall, elevated work plat, foot
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 117942763 Non Hospitalized injury Strain/Sprain Occupation not reported

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