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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1312369.015 - 317719889 - Dpr Construction A Gphip

Inspection Information - Office: Or Bend

Nr: 1312369.015Report ID: 1054115Open Date: 03/06/2018

317719889 - Dpr Construction A Gphip
Cottonwood Bend Rd/Amazon Site
Hermiston, OR 97838
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1522/General Contractors-Residential Buildings, Other Than Single-Family
NAICS: 236220/Commercial and Institutional Building Construction
Mailing: 1450 Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA 94063

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:05/01/2018
Close Case:05/01/2018

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Inspection1308314   Yes
Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 104990.015Event: 03/06/2018Employee Is Struck In Chest By Pressure Release And Is Kille
At 11:38 a.m. on March 6, 2018, an employee was using an electric impact gun to tighten the bolts connecting a 12 Inch diameter pipe flange and the end cap in place. As the employee stood over the vertical pipe tightening the bolts, a connection below ground failed. This failure sent the pressurized pipe upwards and caused the impact gun to strike the employee in his chest. The employee was killed.
Keywords: pressure release, pressure piping
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1312369.015 Fatality Other Plumbers, pipefitters and steamfitters

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