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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 5 5
Current Violations 4 1 5
Initial Penalty $8,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $8,500
Current Penalty $3,100 $0 $0 $0 $0 $3,100
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260021 B02 09/29/1993 09/29/1993 $900 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19260028 A 09/29/1993 10/04/1993 $800 $1,875 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19260451 A02 09/29/1993 10/04/1993 $600 $1,875 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01004 Serious 19260451 A03 09/29/1993 09/29/1993 $800 $1,875 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 02001 Other 19261053 B01 09/29/1993 10/04/1993 $0 $875 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 890368 Event: 08/02/1993Employees Injured In Fall From Aluminum Work Platform
Employee #1, a painter and rigging foreman, and Employee #2, a laborer, were standing on top of aluminum work platforms that were 24 feet long and 24 inches wide. They were installing tarpaulin covers around some bridge piers to keep paint from flying onto passing motor vehicles. The work platforms were attached to the bridge pier caps with prefabricated pieces of angle iron. One of the prefabricated brackets slipped off the pier caps so that one of the work platforms tipped over, causing both employees to fall approximately 15 feet to the roadway. Both were taken to area hospitals to be treated for injuries they suffered in the fall.
Keywords: bridge column, work rules, construction, fall, fall protection, bridge, elevated work plat, painter, work platform, overturn
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 119539419 Non Hospitalized injury Strain/Sprain Construction laborers
2 119539419 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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