Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Note: The following inspection has not been indicated as closed. Please be aware that the information shown may change, e.g. violations may be added or deleted. For open cases, in which a citation has been issued, the citation information may not be available for 5 days following receipt by the employer for Federal inspections or for 30 days following receipt by the employer for State inspections.

Inspection: 1502341.015 - New River Electrical Corporation

Inspection Information - Office: Toledo

Nr: 1502341.015Report ID: 0524700Open Date: 11/14/2020

New River Electrical Corporation
4280 Wolf Rd.Null
Lima, OH 45807
Union Status: Union
SIC:
NAICS: 238210/Electrical Contractors
Mailing: 6005 Westerville Roadnull, Westerville, OH 43081

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:11/14/2020
Emphasis: L:FallClose Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident1687494    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $13,653 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,653
Current Penalty $13,653 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,653
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 05/10/2021 05/26/2021 $13,653 $13,653 $0 06/04/2021 C - Contested

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 131065.015Event: 11/14/2020Employee Is Killed When Boom Crane Personnel Basket Falls
At 5:00 p.m. on November 14, 2020, Employee #1 and a coworker, employed by an el ectrical contractor, were working from a Manitex Personnel Basket, Model Number 6001232-002, Serial Number 262087, that was attached to a Manitex Boom Crane. T he basket was side loaded with a Honda motor, which created an uneven load. The employees were installing new electrical lines at a power substation. The cowo rker later reported hearing a pop while the basket was stationary, and the baske t swung out from underneath the employees and fell. The coworker, who was tied off to the crane boom, was left hanging. Employee #1, who was wearing a harness that may or may not have been tied off, fell while inside the basket, a fall he ight of 125 feet. Employee #1 sustained blunt force traumatic head injuries and was killed.
Keywords: basket, blunt force trauma, construction, crane boom, crane load, electrical work, electrician, fall, fall protection, head, installing, maintenance, personnel cage, power line worker, power lines, repair, tie-off, un
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1502341.015 Fatality Electrical Power-Line

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close