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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 1497262 - Arapahoe Auto Salvage

Inspection Information - Office: Denver

Nr: 1497262Report ID: 0830500Open Date: 08/29/1984

Arapahoe Auto Salvage
2101 W Quincy
Sheridan, CO 80110
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 5093/Scrap and Waste Materials

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:09/18/1984
Close Case:10/05/1984

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident360559124    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $140 $0 $0 $0 $0 $140
Current Penalty $140 $0 $0 $0 $0 $140
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100178 M02 09/28/1984 10/01/1984 $140 $140 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14506737Event: 08/27/1984Crushed Beneath Falling Automobile
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS REMOVING A TRANSMISSION FROM A SALVAGE AUTOMOBILE. THE VEHICLE WAS LIFTED BY A 1970 MILITARY SURPLUS FORKLIFT. THE EMPLOYEE WENT BENEATH THE RAISED AUTO TO WORK. THE CAR CAME DOWN, PINNING EMPLOYEE #1 TO THE GROUND. HE SUFFERED A RUPTURED LIVER. HE WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT SWEDISH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL BY THE EMERGENCY ROOM STAFF.
Keywords: hydraulic lift, liver, crushed, industrial truck, automobile, falling object
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1497262 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported

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