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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 $500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $500
Current Penalty $500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260501 B01 09/12/2000 09/15/2000 $500 $500 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201404183 Event: 08/08/2000Employee Injured In Fall From Bridge
Employee #1 was part of a three-man crew that was welding decking to the I-beams on a bridge. For fall protection, the crew was using catenary lines supported by stanchions that were welded to the I-beams. The anchors had been removed from the catenary lines to shorten them when Employee #1 leaned on one of them. He fell 29 ft to the ground, sustaining injuries that required hospitalization.
Keywords: unsecured, iron worker, work rules, welder, construction, fall, fall protection, communication
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 127223295 Hospitalized injury Fracture Construction laborers

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