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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 3 3
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $685 $0 $685
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $685 $0 $685
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 1509(A) 03/08/2019 04/12/2019 $125 $125 $0 Z - Issued
  2. 01002 Other 1509(B) 03/08/2019 04/12/2019 $280 $280 $0 Z - Issued
  3. 01003 Other 3395(I) 03/08/2019 04/12/2019 $280 $280 $0 Z - Issued

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 114206.015 Event: 09/11/2018Employee Falls From Ladder And Fractures Leg
At 11:45 a.m. on September 11, 2018, Employee #1, employed by a construction com pany, was engaged in the construction of a 700 square foot addition to a residen ce. The employee was working from a 6-foot A-frame ladder, Werner Model Number 6206, and removing the stucco wall that covered up an existing rough window fra me. As he stood on the ladder's second rung and used a wire cutter to cut loose the last section of stucco wall, which measured 18 inches by 18 inches, the pie ce swung like a pendulum toward the worker. It struck the base of the ladder an d caused the ladder to tip one way while the employee fell in the opposite direc tion. The employee's right leg passed over and under the rungs and was fracture d. Emergency services transported the employee to the hospital, where he was ad mitted for treatment of an open compound fracture of the leg.
Keywords: carpenter, caught in, cutting, demolition, fall protection, fracture, framing, ladder, leg, residential construction, stepladder, struck by, unsecured, wall
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1375345.015 Hospitalized injury Carpenter

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