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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $300 $0 $200 $0 $0 $500
Current Penalty $300 $0 $200 $0 $0 $500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 701076001 A 12/16/1997 01/16/1998 $300 $300 $0 01/16/1998 R - Review Commission
  2. 02002 Repeat 701076502 B B 12/16/1997 01/16/1998 $200 $200 $0 01/16/1998 R - Review Commission

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201610110 Event: 10/08/1997Employee Injured In Fall From Roof
On October 8, 1997, Employee #1 was installing metal roofing on a 5 by 12 pitch roof with a ground to eave height of 15 feet. Strong gusts of wind hampered work off and on all morning and the crew decided to stop working. Employee #1 had not been connected to his fall protection while he was installing the last few pieces of roofing. The foreman who was standing on the ground handed Employee #1 one last piece of roofing. A piece of material was caught by a gust of wind and hit Employee #1 in the face, pushing him off the roof. Employee #1 fell 15 feet to the ground fracturing his hip and shoulder and was hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, high wind, roof, shoulder, caught by, fall protection, face, hip
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 301218087 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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