Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1307091.015 - Blue Star Utilities, Llc

Inspection Information - Office: Fort Worth

Nr: 1307091.015Report ID: 0636900Open Date: 04/05/2018

Blue Star Utilities, Llc
Trail Ridge Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76126
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 237110/Water and Sewer Line and Related Structures Construction
Mailing: 2600 Chambers St., Venus, TX 76084

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:04/06/2018
Emphasis: N:Trench, L:Constr6Close Case:10/10/2018

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident1325076 Yes  
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $34,923 $0 $0 $0 $0 $34,923
Current Penalty $13,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260021 B02 09/24/2018 10/23/2018 $6,750 $11,641 $0 I - Informal Settlement
Deleted 2. 01002 Serious 19260651 E 09/24/2018 10/23/2018 $0 $11,641 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003A Serious 19260651 J01 09/24/2018 10/23/2018 $6,750 $11,641 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01003B Serious 19260652 A01 09/24/2018 10/23/2018 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 104513.015Event: 04/05/2018Employee Struck And Killed By Excavator Bucket
At 12:56 p.m. on April 5, 2018, an employee was inside of a trench, performing spotting duties. During work, the employee was struck by the bucket of the excavator and pinned between the wall of the excavation and the bucket. The employee was killed from blunt force trauma.
Keywords: pinned, excavator, excavation, struck by, trench
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1307091.015 Fatality Cut/Laceration Laborers, except construction

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.