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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 125700641 - P. B. Erectors

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Sacramento

Nr: 125700641Report ID: 0950621Open Date: 11/02/1999

P. B. Erectors
680 Industrial Drive
Galt, CA 95632
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1791/Structural Steel Erection
Mailing: P.O. Box 415, Auburn, CA 95604

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:12/08/1999
Close Case:01/20/2000

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $150 $0 $150
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $150 $0 $150
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 342 A 12/01/1999 12/06/1999 $150 $150 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170866875Event: 06/07/1999Employee Injured In Fall From Steel Beam
At approximately 1:30 p.m. on June 7, 1999, Employee #1, an iron worker for P.B. Erectors, Inc., was standing on a steel beam, landing and connecting. A new load of purlins was being brought in by a crane when he was knocked off and fell 28 ft, 6 in. to the ground. Employee #1 was administered first aid by local fire department paramedics and was then taken to UC Davis Medical Center for treatment of multiple fractures. Two weeks later, Employee #1 was airlifted to Redding Specialty Hospital for additional treatment. Employee #1 elected not to wear the available fall protection equipment, and he was not paying attention when the purlins were brought in by the crane.
Keywords: fracture, iron worker, work rules, suspended load, steel erection, fall, fall protection, struck by, inattention
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 125700641 Hospitalized injury Fracture Structural metal workers

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