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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 302326343 - Britt Demolition And Recycling Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Birmingham

Nr: 302326343Report ID: 0418300Open Date: 03/03/2000

Britt Demolition And Recycling Inc.
Huntsville Utilities Bldg
Huntsville, AL 35801
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1795/Wrecking and Demolition Work
Mailing: 8861 Hwy 31, Hanceville, AL 35077

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:Y
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/08/2000
Emphasis: S:Construction, S:Construction FatalitiesClose Case:03/16/2004

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident101270833    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 1 5
Current Violations 4 1 5
Initial Penalty $14,400 $52,500 $0 $0 $0 $66,900
Current Penalty $19,200 $0 $0 $0 $4,800 $24,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001A Serious 19100178 L03 IM 09/01/2000 09/08/2000 $0 $3,000 $0 09/22/2000 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 01001B Serious 19260021 B02 09/01/2000 09/08/2000 $4,800 $0 $0 09/22/2000 F - Formal Settlement
  3. 01002 Serious 19260602 C01 VIIIC 09/01/2000 09/08/2000 $4,800 $4,200 $0 09/22/2000 F - Formal Settlement
  4. 01003 Serious 19260850 A 09/01/2000 09/08/2000 $4,800 $4,200 $0 09/22/2000 F - Formal Settlement
  5. 01004 Serious 19260850 K 09/01/2000 09/06/2000 $4,800 $3,000 $0 09/22/2000 F - Formal Settlement
  6. 02001 Unclass 19260854 B 09/01/2000 09/08/2000 $4,800 $52,500 $0 09/22/2000 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201270915Event: 03/03/2000Employees Struck By Falling Brick, One Killed
At approximately 12:45 p.m. on March 3, 2000, Employee #1 and Employee #2 were removing brick sections at southeast corner of the building. The employees were working in a personnel basket attached to a forklift at approximately 41 ft above ground level. The employees were being lowered in the basket when a section of brick fell from wall and struck the employees in basket. Employee #1 was killed. Employee #2 suffered contusions and abrasions and was hospitalized.
Keywords: demolition, brick, industrial truck, struck by, elevated work plat, contusion
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 302326343 Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Construction laborers
2 302326343 Fatality Concussion Construction laborers

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