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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 1202050 - Johnny Daniel Construction Co Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Atlanta East

Nr: 1202050Report ID: 0418100Open Date: 09/12/1984

Johnny Daniel Construction Co Inc
Sr 257 Over Gs&F Railway
Cordele, GA 31015
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1622/Bridge, Tunnel, and Elevated Highway Construction
Mailing: 212 Tremont Ave, Albany, GA 31701

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:Y
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:09/13/1984
Close Case:10/26/1984

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $360 $0 $0 $0 $0 $360
Current Penalty $360 $0 $0 $0 $0 $360
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 09/24/1984 10/02/1984 $180 $180 $0 -
  2. 01002 Serious 19260550 B02 09/24/1984 10/02/1984 $180 $180 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14541908Event: 09/07/1984Employee Killed When Struck By Falling Crane Boom
Upon completion of a job, Employee #1 and coworkers were dismantling a crane boom so the crane could be returned to the rental company, Southern Concrete Construction Co., Inc. The president of the renting company was operating the LS98 Link Belt crawler crane, serial #91RA5009, while Employee #1 used a sledgehammer to drive boom pins out of the sections. Employee #1 was under the boom while two coworkers were removing wire clips from the pins. The standing rope was attached to the tip of the boom. When the lower pins were removed, the boom fell on Employee #1. He was taken to the emergency room and died the next day.
Keywords: dismantling, unsecured, crane boom, work rules, construction, struck by, falling object, crane
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1202050 Fatality Asphyxia Carpenters

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