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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 4
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $2,700 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,700
Current Penalty $1,620 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,620
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260021 B02 07/14/1997 07/23/1997 $360 $600 $0 A - Amendment
  2. 01002 Serious 19260050 C 07/14/1997 08/18/1997 $630 $1,050 $0 A - Amendment
  3. 01003A Serious 19260059 E01 07/14/1997 08/18/1997 $270 $450 $0 A - Amendment
  4. 01003B Serious 19260059 G08 07/14/1997 07/23/1997 $0 $0 $0 -
  5. 01003C Serious 19260059 H 07/14/1997 08/18/1997 $0 $0 $0 -
  6. 01004 Serious 19261052 C01 II 07/14/1997 07/18/1997 $360 $600 $0 A - Amendment

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 951657 Event: 01/27/1997Employee Killed When Porch Roof Collapses
At approximately 12:58 p.m. on January 27, 1997, Employee #1 was standing on the porch of a two-story wood home. He was preparing to remove temporary posts from underneath the 10 ft long and approximately 1,000 lb portico and install permanent posts on each side. He used a hammer to knock out one post and then the other post, at which point the portico fell on top of him. Employee #1 received multiple fractures of the head and body and died. He had not installed a permanent post each time he removed a temporary post.
Keywords: roof collapse, fracture, head, installing, unsecured, work rules, construction, struck by, unstable position
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 125434357 Fatality Fracture Carpenters

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