Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 302101035 - Amfels Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Corpus Christi

Nr: 302101035Report ID: 0626000Open Date: 04/23/1999

Amfels Inc.
20000 Sh 48, Port Brownsville
Brownsville, TX 78523
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 3731/Ship Building and Repairing
Mailing: Po Box 3107, Brownsville, TX 78523

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:04/27/1999
Emphasis: L:Ship, S:ShipyardsClose Case:07/08/1999

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident100210657    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 3 3
Initial Penalty $15,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $15,000
Current Penalty $15,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $15,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100180 H03 XIV 06/04/1999 06/08/1999 $5,000 $5,000 $0 -
  2. 01002 Serious 19100333 C03 IIIA 06/04/1999 06/08/1999 $5,000 $5,000 $0 -
  3. 01003 Serious 19100333 C03 IIIB 06/04/1999 06/08/1999 $5,000 $5,000 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200210508Event: 04/22/1999Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Boom
An employee was acting as a rigger when the crane he was working with contacted a 7200-volt (phase-to-ground) overhead power line. The employee, who was touching the load, received an electric shock. He died later at the hospital. He had been electrocuted.
Keywords: overhead power line, electrical, boom, crane boom, electrocuted, e gi ia, crane
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 302101035 Fatality Electric Shock Freight, stock and material handlers, n.e.c.

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close