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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 5 5
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $25,745 $0 $0 $0 $0 $25,745
Current Penalty $20,284 $0 $0 $0 $0 $20,284
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 19100134 G01 I A 11/29/2021 12/28/2021 $3,901 $3,901 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01001B Serious 19100146 D03 VI 11/29/2021 01/28/2022 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01001C Serious 19101048 D02 11/29/2021 12/28/2021 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01002A Serious 19100146 D03 IV 11/29/2021 01/28/2022 $5,461 $5,461 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 01002B Serious 19100146 D05 I 11/29/2021 01/28/2022 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  6. 01002C Serious 19101000 B02 11/29/2021 12/28/2021 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  7. 01003 Serious 19100146 E01 11/29/2021 12/28/2021 $5,461 $5,461 $0 I - Informal Settlement
Deleted 8. 01004 Serious 19100146 K02 IV 11/29/2021 12/28/2021 $5,461 $5,461 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  9. 01005 Serious 19100146 K03 11/29/2021 12/28/2021 $5,461 $5,461 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 136124.015 Event: 06/07/2021Employee Is Killed When Overexposed To H2s During Confined S
At 12:30 p.m. on June 7, 2021, an employee entered a sewer manhole to estimate t he amount of materials needed to perform a manhole repair when the employee was overcome by high levels of hydrogen sulfide at the base of the manhole shortly a fter entry. The employee did not perform atmospheric monitoring and had not donn ed his harness with rescue tripod before entry into the confined space. A four g as monitor and rescue equipment were located in the employee's work vehicle. Cow orker #1 (attendant) and Coworker #2 (helper) were not trained or equipped for p erforming a confined space entry rescue. A volunteer fire department responded w ithin 8 minutes and performed the confined space entry rescue shortly after arri val. The employee was killed by overexposure to hydrogen sulfide.
Keywords: air monitoring, asphyxiated, chemical, chemical exposure, chemical vapor, confined space, entry permit, gas, hydrogen sulfide, inhalation, lung, manhole, manhole cover, overcome by gas, overcome by vapors, overexpos
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1535053.015 Fatality

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