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Case Status: OPEN

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Inspection: 1445247.015 - Kit Carson Electric Cooperative, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: New Mexico

Nr: 1445247.015Report ID: 0653510Open Date: 11/14/2019

Kit Carson Electric Cooperative, Inc.
County Road 127null
Eagle Nest, NM 87710
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 221122/Electric Power Distribution
Mailing: Po Box 578null, Taos, NM 87571

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:11/14/2019
Close Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: OPEN

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 1 3
Current Violations 2 1 3
Initial Penalty $21,100 $0 $0 $0 $0 $21,100
Current Penalty $21,100 $0 $0 $0 $0 $21,100
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 19100184 D 05/11/2020 06/05/2020 $10,550 $10,550 $0 06/08/2020 C - Contested
  2. 01001B Serious 19100184 H05 05/11/2020 06/05/2020 $0 $0 $0 06/08/2020 C - Contested
  3. 01002 Serious 19100242 A 05/11/2020 06/05/2020 $10,550 $10,550 $0 06/08/2020 C - Contested
  4. 02001 Other 19100184 H01 05/11/2020 06/05/2020 $0 $0 $0 06/08/2020 C - Contested

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 121729.015Event: 11/13/2019Employee Is Struck And Killed By Snatch Block
At 10:00 a.m. on November 13, 2019, Employee #1 was setting up a winching system , using a vehicle and a 7.5 pound snatch block to drag a felled tree from uphill down towards the road. As he applied tension with the vehicle, he got out to ch eck the rope on the snatch block. The rope he used to secure the snatch block fa iled, propelling the snatch block, which struck Employee #1 in the head, killing him.
Keywords: head, motor vehicle, rope, struck by, tree, winch
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1445247.015 Fatality Electrical power installers and repairers

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