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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 120469812 - Oak Ridge Logging/Chavis Logging

Inspection Information - Office: South Carolina Priv

Nr: 120469812Report ID: 0454510Open Date: 10/14/1992

Oak Ridge Logging/Chavis Logging
Off Hwy. 332
Springfield, SC 29146
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2411/Logging
Mailing: Rt. 2, Box 61a2, Blackville, SC 29817

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:Y
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:10/27/1992
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:06/09/1993

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 1 3
Current Violations 2 1 3
Initial Penalty $2,625 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,625
Current Penalty $1,050 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,050
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100266 E01 IV 11/16/1992 11/19/1992 $800 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100266 E02 I 11/16/1992 11/19/1992 $250 $625 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 02001 Other 19100151 B 11/16/1992 12/21/1992 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 910463Event: 10/12/1992Logger Killed When Struck By Falling Tree
While doing pulpwood work, Employee #1 was cutting trees when one tree became lodged in another. He attempted to cut the standing tree so both trees would fall. Employee #1 was killed when the lodged tree fell and struck him in the upper body.
Keywords: tree felling, work rules, lodged tree, struck by, face, falling object, logging
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 120469812 Fatality Other Timber cutting and logging occupations

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