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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 $100 $0 $0 $0 $0 $100
Current Penalty $100 $0 $0 $0 $0 $100
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 19260450 A01 10/26/1989 01/15/1990 $100 $100 $0 -
  2. 01001B Serious 19260500 D01 10/26/1989 01/15/1990 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 943142 Event: 08/25/1989Employee Falls And Dies- Collapsed Bench On Balcony
Employee #1 fell and later died as a result of standing on a saw bench that collapsed on a balcony of a two-level house under construction. He was closing an opening for an attic fan when suddenly one leg of the saw bench gave way causing him to fall to the first level. The balcony was nine feet and two inches from the first level. The saw bench was 31 and one-half inch high. He suffered a fractured jaw and less than 24 hours later he died.
Keywords: collapse, fall, concussion
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 18573477 Fatality Concussion Carpenter apprentices

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