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Inspection Detail



Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 6 6
Current Violations 5 5
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $6,965 $0 $6,965
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $1,590 $0 $1,590
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001 Other 342 A 04/05/2005 04/08/2005 $0 $5,000 $0 D - Govt Dismissed
  2. 01002 Other 3203 B02 04/04/2005 04/15/2005 $375 $375 $0 W - Empr Withdrew
  3. 01003 Other 14300007 B03 04/05/2005 04/15/2005 $0 $375 $0 W - Empr Withdrew
  4. 01004 Other 3664 A 04/05/2005 04/15/2005 $465 $465 $0 -
  5. 01005 Other 3650 B 04/08/2005 04/15/2005 $375 $375 $0 -
  6. 01006 Other 3660 A 04/05/2005 04/15/2005 $375 $375 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201036829 Event: 11/26/2004Employee Is Struck By Arm Of A Backhoe
On November 26, 2004, Employee #1, a maintenance helper, and his coworkers were performing maintenance work on a Chase backhoe. Employee #1's coworker, a maintenance mechanic, used a Clark forklift to attach a metal sleeve that was 2.5-in-by-1-in-by 4-ft in order to extend the reach of the fork The coworker attached a chain to the sleeve to so that the chain could wrap around the arm of the backhoe and lift the pressure off the arm. The coworker began lifting the pressure off the arm of the backhoe so the pin that held the arm together could be removed. Employee #1 was holding some hydraulic hoses to prevent hydraulic oil from spilling onto the ground when the downward pressure of the forklift caused the metal sleeve to slip off and hit Employee #1 on the right side of his head. Employee #1 was hospitalized and treated for a fracture of the front right skull, head trauma and some loose teeth. Employee #1 was a regular employee of the employer.
Keywords: chain, fracture, head, maintenance, hydraulic fluid, hydraulic line, industrial truck, scrap metal, struck by, backhoe
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 125945329 Hospitalized injury Other Machinery maintenance occupations

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