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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $4,096 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,096
Current Penalty $4,096 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,096
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100244 A02 III 03/23/2021 $4,096 $4,096 $0 Z - Issued

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 132528.015 Event: 01/20/2021Employee Is Killed By Falling Car Hauler Trailer
At 10:30 a.m. on January 20, 2021, an employee was working on the axel of car ha uler trailer. The employee used a 12 Ton bottle jack to lift the trailer, center ing the center area of the trailer on the jack prior to working on the axel. Woo d dunnage was placed behind the wheel opposite the jack under a "Lift Here" deca l . During the repair, the jack/load became unstable and shifted striking the em ployee and pinning him between the trailer and the ground. The employee was hosp italized and died shortly after arriving to the hospital.
Keywords: auto lift, automotive repair, crushed, dunnage, falling object, hydraulic jack, hydraulic lift, jack, load shift, pinned, repair, struck by, tractor trailer, trailer, trailer truck, unstable load, wheel, wood board
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1510717.015 Fatality Bus, truck and stationary engine mechanics

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