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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1285309.015 - 59611 - Louisville Metro Government Public Works West Dist

Inspection Information - Office: Kentucky

Nr: 1285309.015Report ID: 0452110Open Date: 12/27/2017

59611 - Louisville Metro Government Public Works West Dist
617 Outer Loop
Louisville, KY 40214
Union Status: Union
SIC: 9199/General Government, Not Elsewhere Classified
NAICS: 921190/Other General Government Support
Mailing: 517 Court Place, 5th Floor Attn Amy Miller, Louisville, KY 40202

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:02/09/2018
Close Case:10/30/2018

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $7,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,000
Current Penalty $6,300 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,300
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100219 C03 04/27/2018 05/01/2018 $6,300 $7,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 101783.015Event: 12/27/2017One Employee Is Killed; One Employee Breaks Arm When Loading
On December 27, 2017, Employee #1 was loading salt into a hopper and on a conveyor that carried the salt into a storage dome. Employee #1's safety vest was caught in the rotating coupling of a PTO shaft and had his body pulled into the shaft. Employee #2 attempted to grab Employee #1's body and suffered a broken left arm when he was struck by Employee #1's body as it spun in the shaft. Employee #1 was killed from his injuries.
Keywords: rotating parts, hopper, fracture, conveyor, arm, shaft, safety belt
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1285309.015 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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