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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 1 3
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $1,875 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,875
Current Penalty $375 $0 $0 $0 $0 $375
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001 Serious 338003101 A 04/25/1994 04/29/1994 $0 $1,500 $0 05/16/1994 R - Review Commission
  2. 01002A Serious 19101030 C01 I 04/25/1994 06/03/1994 $375 $375 $0 05/16/1994 R - Review Commission
  3. 01002B Serious 19101030 D01 04/25/1994 06/03/1994 $0 $0 $0 05/16/1994 R - Review Commission
  4. 01002C Serious 19101030 G02 I 04/25/1994 06/03/1994 $0 $0 $0 05/16/1994 R - Review Commission
  5. 02001 Other 19101200 E01 04/25/1994 06/03/1994 $0 $0 $0 05/16/1994 R - Review Commission

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170672935 Event: 03/29/1994Employee Killed When Struck By Falling Concrete
Employee #1 and two other workers were to remove and stump out an old tree. The tree had a decayed branch with a concrete-filled cavity. One employee, who was in a cherry picker, made three cuts on the branch with a chain saw in order to remove the concrete. The worker set down the chain saw and the concrete immediately fell to the ground. Employee #1 and the other worker, who were on the ground, moved toward the tree. Employee #1 was struck in the head by the falling concrete and killed.
Keywords: head, tree felling, tree limb, tree stumping, unsecured, agriculture, struck by, falling object, concrete, inattention
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 123798779 Fatality Other Forestry workers, except logging

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