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Inspection Detail

Case Status: OPEN

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Inspection: 1389156.015 - John Copper Company

Inspection Information - Office: Calumet City

Nr: 1389156.015Report ID: 0521700Open Date: 04/01/2019

John Copper Company
1246 N. Astor St.Null
Chicago, IL 60610
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238160/Roofing Contractors
Mailing: 5704 N. Mcvicker Ave.Null, Chicago, IL 60646

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:04/01/2019
Emphasis: P:Fall, L:Fall, L:GutrehClose Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Inspection1391215 Yes  
Case Status: OPEN

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 5 5
Current Violations 5 5
Initial Penalty $24,628 $0 $0 $0 $0 $24,628
Current Penalty $19,702 $0 $0 $0 $0 $19,702
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260501 B13 05/28/2019 $2,274 $2,842 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002A Serious 19260502 D11 05/28/2019 $2,274 $2,842 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01002B Serious 19260502 D15 05/28/2019 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01003 Serious 19260502 D21 05/28/2019 $10,608 $13,260 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 01004 Serious 19260503 A02 05/28/2019 06/21/2019 $2,274 $2,842 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  6. 01005 Serious 19261052 C01 I 05/28/2019 $2,274 $2,842 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 114893.015Event: 03/29/2019Employee Is Killed In Fall While Installing Copper Around La
At 10:30 a.m. on March 29, 2019, an employee was installing copper around a larg e bay window. As he was on top of the window and connected to a vertical life l ine, which was installed above, and was using a propane torch to heat up the cop per panels and a hammer to flatten it, the life line broke. The employee struck the ground and was killed.
Keywords: equipment failure, fall, fall protection, installing, struck against
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1389156.015 Fatality Roof Repair: Sheet Metal

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