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Case Status: OPEN

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 5 5
Current Violations 5 5
Initial Penalty $65,260 $0 $0 $0 $0 $65,260
Current Penalty $60,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $60,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 19100146 C01 04/13/2022 $13,052 $13,052 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01001B Serious 19100146 C02 04/13/2022 05/18/2022 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01001C Serious 19100146 C04 04/13/2022 05/18/2022 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01001D Serious 19100146 D10 04/13/2022 05/18/2022 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 01002A Serious 19100146 D03 04/13/2022 05/18/2022 $13,052 $13,052 $0 I - Informal Settlement
Deleted 6. 01002B Serious 19100147 C04 I 04/13/2022 05/18/2022 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  7. 01003A Serious 19100146 E01 04/13/2022 05/18/2022 $13,052 $13,052 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  8. 01003B Serious 19100147 D 04/13/2022 05/18/2022 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  9. 01004 Serious 19100146 G01 04/13/2022 05/18/2022 $13,052 $13,052 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  10. 01005A Serious 19100212 A01 04/13/2022 05/11/2022 $7,792 $13,052 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  11. 01005B Serious 19100212 A02 04/13/2022 05/11/2022 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 140542.015 Event: 10/25/2021Employee Is Killed When Crushed By Loading Dock Plate
At 1:50 p.m. on October 25, 2021, an employee, a maintenance worker, was prepari ng a loading dock to install an airbag. A coworker, operating a wheel loader wit h fork attachment, lifted an outdoor loading dock plate and the employee braced the plate with a 4-inch wide, 4-inch deep, by 48-inch long wooden block. The whe el loader fork was removed, and the employee used hand tools, including a hoe an d shovel, to remove dirt and debris from under the dock equipment. The employee was standing in front of the loading dock with the edge of the plate overhead wh en the dock plate fell and crushed him. The employee died due to crushing injuri es to his head and neck.
Keywords: blunt force, blunt force trauma, brace, bracing, crushed, debris, dock, falling object, forks, hand tool, head, installing, loading dock, maintenance, neck, shovel, struck by, wheel loader
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1560180.015 Fatality Machinery maintenance occupations

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