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Inspection: 1220557 - Fleetwood Homes Of Georgia Inc Westfield Div

Inspection Information - Office: Savannah

Nr: 1220557Report ID: 0418400Open Date: 10/31/1984

Fleetwood Homes Of Georgia Inc Westfield Div
Hwy 441 N Broxton Rd
Douglas, GA 31533
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2451/Mobile Homes
Mailing: Po Box 828, Douglas, GA 31533

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:11/01/1984
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:01/15/1985

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident360534523    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $640 $0 $0 $0 $0 $640
Current Penalty $640 $0 $0 $0 $0 $640
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 19100304 A02 12/03/1984 12/06/1984 $640 $640 $0 -
  2. 01001B Serious 19100304 A03 12/03/1984 12/06/1984 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14348262Event: 10/30/1984Electric Shock - Accidentally Energized Electric Tool Frame
IN THE MIDDLE OF THE MORNING, SOME EMPLOYEES DAMAGED AN EXTENSION CORD SET, APPARENTLY BY RUNNING OVER IT WITH A MOBILE HOME UNIT. INSTEAD OF TAKING THE CORD SET TO MAINTENANCE FOR REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT, ONE OF THE EMPLOYEES IN THE AREA ATTEMPTED TO REPAIR THE CORD. HIS REPAIR INTERCHANGED THE IDENTIFIED GROUNDED (WHITE) CONDUCTOR AND THE EQUIPMENT GROUNDING (GREEN) CONDUCTOR AT THE ATTACHMENT PLUG ON THE EXTENSION CORD SET. AT APPROXIMATELY 3 PM, EMPLOYEE #2 ATTEMPTED TO USE A 120-VOLT ELECTRIC ROUTER THAT WAS ENERGIZED THROUGH THIS EXTENSION CORD SET. THE CORD SET WAS PLUGGED INTO A PENDANT RECEPTACLE THAT HAD REVERSED POLARITY. THE FRAME OF THE ROUTER BECAME ENERGIZED, AND EMPLOYEE #2 FELT A TINGLE IN HIS HANDS AND DROPPED THE ROUTER TO THE FLOOR. ANOTHER EMPLOYEE WHO WAS WEARING SNEAKERS PICKED UP THE ROUTER AND HANDED IT TO EMPLOYEE #1. WHEN EMPLOYEE #1 LEANED AGAINST A GROUNDED METAL RAILING, HE WAS ELECTROCUTED.
Keywords: e gi v, electrical, reverse polarity, cord set, electrocuted, attachment plug, electric shock, elec port tool--misc
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1220557 Non Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Occupation not reported
2 1220557 Fatality Electric Shock Occupation not reported

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