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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1270864.015 - Federal Express Corporation

Inspection Information - Office: Lubbock Area Office

Nr: 1270864.015Report ID: 0627510Open Date: 10/17/2017

Federal Express Corporation
7802 N. Cedar Ave.
Lubbock, TX 79403
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 492110/Couriers
Mailing: 3131 Democrat Road Suite C179, Memphis, TN 38118

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:10/17/2017
Close Case:03/15/2019

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $38,802 $0 $0 $0 $0 $38,802
Current Penalty $25,868 $0 $0 $0 $0 $25,868
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100147 C04 I 03/28/2018 04/23/2018 $12,934 $12,934 $0 04/04/2018 -
  2. 01002 Serious 19100147 C05 I 03/28/2018 04/17/2018 $12,934 $12,934 $0 04/04/2018 -
Deleted 3. 01003 Serious 19100147 C05 II C 1 03/28/2018 04/23/2018 $0 $12,934 $0 04/04/2018 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 99916.015Event: 10/17/2017Employee Caught And Killed By Closing Nose Landing Gear Door
At 1:30 pm. on October 17, 2017, Employee #1 was working for an express delivery service. He was working on an aircraft. There were mechanical issues with the nose landing gear. The employee was performing maintenance on the nose landing gear, when the right landing gear door automatically closed. The employee was caught between the landing gear door and the drag brace. He sustained injuries to the upper part of his body and his torso. He was killed.
Keywords: caught in, caught between, maintenance, aircraft, torso
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1270864.015 Fatality Other Aircraft mechanics, excluding engine

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