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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail



Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $5,000 $0 $5,000
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $2,500 $0 $2,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 510001 D 01/13/1998 01/20/1998 $2,500 $5,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 951178 Event: 10/07/1997Employee Killed When Crushed By Truck
At approximately 2:30 p.m. on October 7, 1997, Employee #1 encountered a heating problem with his panel truck. He parked the vehicle in second gear, adjacent to a metal post that had been erected to protect the diesel fuel pump from vehicular traffic. Employee #1 got out of the truck and raised the hood to check the problem. He then went back to the driver's side of the truck, reached in, and turned the ignition to start it. The truck moved forward, and its door struck the metal post. Employee #1 was crushed and killed between the door and frame of the truck.
Keywords: vehicle in gear, work rules, caught between, crushed, truck, unmanned, motor vehicle, truck driver
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 125453993 Fatality Other Driver-sales workers

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