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Case Status: OPEN

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Inspection: 1265035.015 - Pinnacle Freight Lines

Inspection Information - Office: Parsippany

Nr: 1265035.015Report ID: 0214200Open Date: 09/18/2017

Pinnacle Freight Lines
1125 Paterson Plank Rdnull
Secaucus, NJ 07094
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 484121/ General Freight Trucking, Long-Distance, Truckload
Mailing: 1125 Paterson Plank Rdnull, Secaucus, NJ 07094

Inspection Type:Complaint
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:09/18/2017
Emphasis: L:ForkliftClose Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Complaint1264331 Yes  
Case Status: OPEN

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $8,872 $0 $0 $0 $0 $8,872
Current Penalty $8,872 $0 $0 $0 $0 $8,872
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100022 A03 10/19/2017 $3,802 $3,802 $0 Z - Issued
  2. 01002 Serious 19100028 B11 II 10/19/2017 11/15/2017 $5,070 $5,070 $0 Z - Issued

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 99152.015Event: 09/18/2017Employee Is Struck By Falling Material While Off-Loading A T
At 12:00 a.m. on September 18, 2017, an employee was off-loading boxed materials . When the freight truck arrived to the loading dock. The truck trailer was too low to fit in the loading dock entrance. The supervisor instructed coworkers to reposition the truck by adjusting the trailer legs. The adjustment would lower t he front end of the truck while raising the rear end to clear the loading dock. When put in position, some boxes may have shifted. The employee was struck by bo xed materials that were not palletized and sustained lacerations to the head whi ch required 11 stiches. The employee also sustained three broken toes and foot b ones, which required foot casts, and sprained fingers.
Keywords: falling object, foot, fracture, head, laceration, off loading, struck by, trailer, warehouse
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1265035.015 Non Hospitalized injury Freight, stock and material handlers, n.e.c.

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