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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 1221730.015 - Department Of Natural Resources

Inspection Information - Office: Iowa

Nr: 1221730.015Report ID: 0751910Open Date: 03/20/2017

Department Of Natural Resources
729 State Forest Rd.Null
Harpers Ferry, IA 52146
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 924120/Administration of Conservation Programs
Mailing: 502 East 9th St.Null, Des Moines, IA 50319

Inspection Type:Referral
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/22/2017
Close Case:08/03/2017

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral1181251 Yes  
 Inspection1221845 Yes  

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $10,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $10,000
Current Penalty $1,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100266 D01 IV 06/09/2017 07/27/2017 $500 $5,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100266 I03 III 06/09/2017 07/27/2017 $500 $5,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 94393.015Event: 02/07/2017Employee Injures Leg When Chainsaw Strikes Leg
At 11:15 a.m. on February 7, 2017, an employee was using a chainsaw to cut a tre e and stump. After cutting the tree down and beginning to make cuts to its stump , which was low to the ground, the chainsaw kicked back and struck one of the em ployee's legs. He sustained a deep cut to his leg, resulting in damage to a tend on, the surrounding muscles, and bone. The employee was hospitalized and receive d treatment for his injuries.
Keywords: chain saw, kick back, leg, struck by, tendon, tree trimming
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1221730.015 Hospitalized injury

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