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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $305 $0 $305
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $305 $0 $305
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 1509 A 07/30/1996 09/01/1996 $175 $175 $0 -
  2. 01002 Other 1531 C 07/30/1996 09/01/1996 $130 $130 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170588669 Event: 06/24/1996Employee'S Leg Injured During Sandblasting
On June 24, 1996, Employee #1 was sandblasting the hold-down bolts of a chiller water tank in lot #9. He finished sandblasting the bolts on the south side of the tank and as he turned to begin work on the north side, he stumbled over the air hose and stepped off the 24 in. high foundation. He did not let go of the deadman switch, and the stream of sand struck him just above the top of his boot. He sustained injuries that required hospitalization.
Keywords: deadman control, construction, tripped, air hose, fall, elevated work plat, sandblasting, water tank, inattention, leg
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 120325667 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Welders and cutters

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