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Inspection Detail



Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $1,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,000
Current Penalty $750 $0 $0 $0 $0 $750
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260028 A 04/04/1986 04/07/1986 $750 $1,000 $0 04/23/1986 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14565725 Event: 03/06/1986Fall From An Elevation
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS STANDING ON A STEEL BEAM 6 INCHES IN WIDTH AT AN EL- EVATION OF 23 FEET 8 INCHES DIRECTING A FORK LIFT OPERATOR WHO WAS ATTEMPTING TO PLACE A WOODEN BEAM INTO THE HOLDING HARDWARE ATOP 2 STEEL COLUMNS 27 FEET IN HEIGHT. HE WAS NOT WEARING A SAFETY BELT OR PROVIDED ANY OTHER TYPE OF FALL PROTECTION. THE WOODEN BEAM FELL OVER ON THE FORKS AND AS IT DID SO IT STRUCK THE EMPLOYEE KNOCKING HIM OFF THE STEEL BEAM. HE FELL TO THE GROUND BELOW STRIKING HIS ON A STEEL BEAM ON THE WAY DOWN. HE WAS TRANSPORTED TO TUCSON MEDICAL CENTER FOR TREATMENT WHERE HE DIED ON 3-10-86 FROM EXTENSION BRAIN DAMAGE.
Keywords: erection process, column, beam, installing, building, construction, steel erection, fall
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 2546794 Fatality Concussion Carpenters

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