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Inspection: 302564703 - Greenbriar Homes, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Atlanta West

Nr: 302564703Report ID: 0418200Open Date: 07/24/2000

Greenbriar Homes, Inc.
5285 Highway 114
Lyerly, GA 30730
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1751/Carpentry Work
Mailing: 242 Main Street, Collinsville, AL 35961

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:07/25/2000
Planning Guide: Safety-Construction Close Case:11/26/2001

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident100201011    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 1 5
Current Violations 4 1 5
Initial Penalty $6,000 $0 $0 $1,500 $0 $7,500
Current Penalty $3,500 $0 $0 $250 $0 $3,750
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 19260021 B02 11/21/2000 12/04/2000 $250 $1,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01001B Serious 19260503 A01 11/21/2000 12/11/2000 $0 $0 $0 -
  3. 01001C Serious 19260503 A02 VIII 11/21/2000 12/11/2000 $0 $0 $0 -
  4. 01002 Serious 19260416 A01 11/21/2000 12/04/2000 $1,500 $1,500 $0 -
  5. 01003 Serious 19260416 A03 11/21/2000 12/04/2000 $1,500 $1,500 $0 -
  6. 01004 Serious 19260501 B01 11/21/2000 12/04/2000 $250 $1,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  7. 02001 Other 19040008 A 11/21/2000 12/04/2000 $250 $1,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200201267Event: 05/31/2000Electric Shock - Direct Contact With Energized Conductor
Three employees were assigned to construct a 2.4-meter by 3.7-meter office inside a manufacturing plant that produced steel frames. While the leader of the crew sawed wood material to size, the other two employees built the office. After the workers constructed the floor and walls, they started on the ceiling. They installed one ceiling joist from a ladder; however, they could not reach the entire ceiling from the ladder. Consequently, they decided to climb on top of the structure to finish installing the ceiling. The office was constructed 0.6 meters above the ground, and the employees were working very close to three 480-volt runway conductors for an overhead crane. The steel conductors, which remained energized while the employees were working, were about 1.6 meters above the working surface. The two employees were kneeling on the structure to install the ceiling. As they were waiting for material from the crew leader, one of the two employees reached up and contacted a runway conductor. He was electrocuted.
Keywords: e gi iv, electrical, ceiling, electrocuted, runway conductor, lockout, unguarded live parts, untrained, work platform
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 302564703 Fatality Electric Shock Occupation not reported

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