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Case Status: OPEN

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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 $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 19260651 F 07/28/2021 08/03/2021 $13,653 $13,653 $0 08/18/2021 C - Contested

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 132782.015 Event: 01/28/2021Employee Is Killed By Drowning In Overturned Excavator
At 8:00 a.m. on January 28, 2021, an employee operated an excavator (John Deere 470G, serial #IFF470GXPKF236322) down a ramp leading into a waterway approximate ly six to ten feet deep to move a float stage to the waterway. For an unknown re ason, the employee left the access ramp and the driver side track entered an app roximately eight to ten foot deep trench, unseen due to the water level, the exc avator fell over, and the operator's cab became submerged. The employee was kill ed by drowning.
Keywords: drown, drowning, excavator, operating, operator, ramp, roll-over, tracks, trench, water
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1512066.015 Fatality

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