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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
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 Serious 19100022 C 10/26/1998 12/14/1998 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201580081 Event: 08/24/1998Employee Drowns
Employee #1 was removing water checks, which are boards used to meter the water in irrigation ditches, when he fell into the water. Employee #1 was pulled by the current through the drainage culvert. Employee #1 was found approximately 75 yards from the water gate face down in the water. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the scene from fresh water drowning.
Keywords: asphyxiated, agriculture, drown, irrigation equipment
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 301184495 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported

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