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Inspection Detail

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Case Status: OPEN

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $4,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,500
Current Penalty $2,925 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,925
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 1.12(A) 10/29/2020 12/01/2020 $2,925 $4,500 $0 11/18/2020 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 128127.015 Event: 05/28/2020Employee Is Run Over And Killed By Tractor Truck
At 12:00 a.m. on May 28th, 2020, an employee was monitoring incoming and outgoin g traffic at the distribution center truck yard gate. At approximately 11:15 pm, a tractor truck without a trailer, referred to as a bobtail, entered the proper ty and drove up to the gate to check in with the employee. The truck driver park ed the vehicle and entered the guard shack to contact the employee. The employee was not able to identify the driver and instructed the driver to return to the vehicle. The driver exited the guard shack followed by the employee. The employe e went to the front of the truck to retrieve identifying information on the truc k, such as the license plate number. The driver got back in the vehicle and drov e through the gate, running over the employee in the process. The employee was l ater found on the ground near the guard shack by a coworker working in the truck yard. The employee sustained blunt force trauma to the head and was killed.
Keywords: blunt force trauma, head, run over, tractor--truck, truck driver, vehicle
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1476907.015 Fatality Occupation not reported

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