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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $5,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,000
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $685 $0 $685
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 1626 E 03/06/1998 03/11/1998 $685 $5,000 $0 06/09/1998 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201060886 Event: 01/13/1998Employee Injured In Fall From Elevation
Employee #1 was working as an apprentice steel worker. Employee #1 was using a manual "crimper" to join 3-ft by 28-ft steel deck panels together to form a floor. Employee #2, the foreman, had warned Employee #1 not to work walking backward, but Employee #1 continued to do so. Employee #1 walked backward into an unguarded stairwell opening, falling 8 ft to the concrete landing and then another 8 ft 2in. to the concrete floor. Employee #1 suffered a fractured skull and a fractured back and was hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, stair, decking panel, construction, back, skull, fall, hand tool, unguarded
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 120136502 Hospitalized injury Fracture Structural metal workers

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