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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 1409378.015 - Mid Atlantic Steel Erectors, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Virginia Safety 2

Nr: 1409378.015Report ID: 0355112Open Date: 05/14/2019

Mid Atlantic Steel Erectors, Inc.
751 Lake Front Commonsnull
Newport News, VA 23606
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238120/Structural Steel and Precast Concrete Contractors
Mailing: 832 Westwood Pine Courtnull, Moseley, VA 23120

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:09/10/2019
Emphasis: S:Fall, S:Fri, S:HvyequipClose Case:01/09/2020

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Inspection1409398 Yes  

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 4
Current Violations 3 1 4
Initial Penalty $35,390 $0 $0 $0 $0 $35,390
Current Penalty $19,484 $0 $0 $0 $0 $19,484
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 16VAC25-60.130 11/07/2019 11/20/2019 $8,907 $12,725 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Other 19260300 A 11/07/2019 $0 $7,555 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19260351 B04 11/07/2019 11/20/2019 $5,289 $7,555 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01004 Serious 19260602 C01 VI 11/07/2019 11/20/2019 $5,289 $7,555 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 117233.015Event: 05/14/2019One Employee Is Struck And Killed, Other Is Injured By Falli
At 7:45 a.m. on May 14, 2019, Employees #1 and #2, employed by a steel erection company, were working at grade at a multiemployer construction project, a new ei ght-story commercial building. They were preparing materials for erection. A p allet loaded with 144 vertical 2-inch angle iron posts, with a total weight of a pproximately 2, 340 pounds, had been placed on unsecured decking on the building 's second floor. The pallet fell through the decking and struck both employees. Employee #1 was killed when crushed by the falling material. Employee #2 surv ived. He was transported to the hospital, treated for abrasions and contusions, and released.
Keywords: abrasion, construction, contusion, crushed, decking, falling object, iron, material handling, pallet, steel erection, struck by, unsecured
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1409378.015 Fatality Strctural Iron /& Steel Worker

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