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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 2 3
Current Violations 3 3
Initial Penalty $22,500 $0 $0 $1,125 $0 $23,625
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $5,125 $0 $5,125
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 461(A) 07/03/2019 $375 $375 $0 09/19/2019 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  2. 01002 Other 3650(D) 07/03/2019 $750 $750 $0 09/19/2019 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  3. 02001 Other 3650(T)(30) 07/03/2019 $4,000 $22,500 $0 09/19/2019 O - Administrative Law Judge Order

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 115349.015 Event: 03/14/2019Employee Fractures Neck When Struck By Roof Of Container
At 6:20 p.m. on March 14, 2019, Employee # 1 was standing beneath the roof of th e container, which weighed approximately 350 pounds. He was bending over to pick up some bolts. After setting the roof onto the four support columns, a coworker , the forklift operator, attempted to raise the forks to remove them from the ar ea. The forks had some straps and hooks hanging down and one of the hooks accide ntally grabbed ahold of the underside of the container roof. Since the roof was not secured to the four columns, one corner of the roof became dislodged and rai sed off one of the four columns. As a result, the corner of the roof fell on top of Employee # 1. He was hospitalized and his third vertebrae of the neck was fr actured.
Keywords: column, container, falling object, forklift, forks, fracture, neck, roof, struck by, unsecured, vertebra
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1393196.015 Hospitalized injury Laborers, except construction

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