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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $360 $0 $0 $0 $0 $360
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 19260020 B04 03/14/1985 04/09/1985 $0 $360 $0 04/05/1985 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14237309 Event: 02/16/1985Employee Crushed And Killed By Crane Boom
Employee #1 was dismantling the boom of a Link Belt crawler crane, model IS 98 A #307. He lowered the boom, but left the peak of the boom 2 to 3 ft above the ground. It was not blocked or cribbed. While there was tension on the main pendants, he disconnected the bottom pins of a joint located behind the joint where the main pendants were connected. Boom sections rotated on the top pins, allowing the boom to fall and strike Employee #1 on the upper body. He was killed.
Keywords: dismantling, unsecured, crane boom, work rules, construction, crushed, struck by
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1608397 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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