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Inspection: 1420757.015 - Westwind Construction, Llc

Inspection Information - Office: Cincinnati

Nr: 1420757.015Report ID: 0522000Open Date: 08/05/2019

Westwind Construction, Llc
5640 Lower Valley Pike
Springfield, OH 45502
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238160/Roofing Contractors
Mailing: 2112 Amarillo Ave, Springfield, OH 45506

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:08/05/2019
Close Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $2,842 $0 $2,842
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $1,000 $0 $1,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 19040039 A01 10/02/2019 10/22/2019 $1,000 $2,842 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 118621.015Event: 07/18/2019Employee Dies After Being Struck By Tree Limb
At 2:15 p.m. on July 18, 2019, Employee #1 and two coworkers, employed by a construction company, were working in a wooded park. Employee #1 was driving a Yamaha Rhino 660 off-road utility vehicle on a dirt trail, and the three employees were clearing trees that had fallen on the trail. As Employee #1 drove up an incline, a tree limb protruding onto the trail pierced the front of the vehicle's firewall and struck Employee #1 in the stomach. Employee #1 was transported to the hospital and admitted for treatment of internal hemorrhaging and multiple injuries. He died July 19, 2019.
Keywords: struck by, tree limb, construction vehicle, hemorrhage, housekeeping, construction, vehicle, tree, stomach
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1420757.015 Fatality Puncture Roofers

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