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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $450 $0 $450
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $450 $0 $450
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3381 A 12/14/1993 12/14/1993 $450 $450 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170605992 Event: 10/20/1993Employee Suffers Head Injury When Struck By Falling Chain
At approximately 10:15 a.m. on October 20, 1993, Employee #1 was monitoring and overseeing another contractor who was contracted to remove 5 printing presses that were no longer used. The rigging contractor had been hired by the purchaser to remove the presses and Employee #1 was to provide inventory control only. As the rigging contractor was elevating one of the 5 presses from its foundation pit, a chain on one of the four manual suspension block and tackle hoists broke and struck Employee #1 in the head, causing injuries for which he was hospitalized. Employee #1 was not wearing appropriate head protection in violation of T-8 CCR 3381(a).
Keywords: chain, head, rigging, protective clothing, work rules, hoist, overhead protection, struck by, falling object, broken chain
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 119971182 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported
2 119971182 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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