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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 2 3
Current Violations 1 2 3
Initial Penalty $640 $0 $0 $0 $0 $640
Current Penalty $640 $0 $0 $0 $0 $640
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 05/24/1985 05/26/1985 $640 $640 $0 -
  2. 02001 Other 19260500 D01 05/24/1985 05/26/1985 $0 $0 $0 -
  3. 02002 Other 19260500 E01 IV 05/24/1985 05/26/1985 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14516140 Event: 03/25/1985Construction Employee Fell When Roof Truss Collapsed
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS ASSISTING IN THE INSTALLATION OF WOODEN ROOF TRUSSES. THE TRUSSES WERE NOT PROPERLY BRACED; THEY COLLAPSED, DOMINO STYLE, AND FELL THROUGHOUT THE LENGTH OF THE 202 FOOT LONG BUILDING. EMPLOYEE #1, WHO WAS STANDING ON TOP OF A TRUSS AT THE TIME OF THE COLLAPSE, FELL AND STRUCK HIS HEAD AND NECK. HE DIED THE FOLLOWING DAY. THE ACCIDENT OCCURED ON MARCH 25, 1985.
Keywords: head, truss, roof, collapse, unsecured, construction, fall, neck
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 2308641 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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