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Case Status: OPEN

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Inspection: 1480179.015 - Lja Surveying, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Houston South

Nr: 1480179.015Report ID: 0626700Open Date: 06/19/2020

Lja Surveying, Inc.
4907 Meadow Lanenull
Dickinson, TX 77539
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 541370/Surveying and Mapping (except Geophysical) Services
Mailing: 3600 West Sam Houston Parkway Southste 600, Houston, TX 77042

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:06/22/2020
Close Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident1609818 Yes  
Case Status: OPEN

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $12,145 $0 $0 $0 $0 $12,145
Current Penalty $12,145 $0 $0 $0 $0 $12,145
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 19100333 C03 I B 09/28/2020 10/23/2020 $12,145 $12,145 $0 10/21/2020 C - Contested
  2. 01001B Serious 19100333 C06 09/28/2020 10/23/2020 $0 $0 $0 10/21/2020 C - Contested

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 127206.015Event: 06/19/2020Employee Is Shocked And Killed When Survey Rod Contacts Powe
At 10:45 a.m. on June 19, 2020, an employee was positioning an engineering rod e quipped with a GPS receiver on the end, at the end of a fence. The employee exte nded the rod approximately 24 feet through the canopy of a tree. The employee wa s shocked and killed when the engineering rod either contacted the power line or the power line arced.
Keywords: electric shock, fence, hand tool, power lines, tree
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1480179.015 Fatality Surveying and mapping technicians

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