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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 303079388 - Dyson Contractors, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Baton Rouge

Nr: 303079388Report ID: 0625700Open Date: 10/06/1999

Dyson Contractors, Inc.
St. Elmo Terminal, 3338 Hwy. 44
Paulina, LA 70763
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1799/Special Trade Contractors, Not Elsewhere Classified
Mailing: P.O. Box 4012, Houma, LA 70361

Inspection Type:Unprog Rel
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Health Close Conference:03/29/2000
Close Case:05/25/2000

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $3,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $3,000
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
Deleted 1. 01001 Serious 19260605 B02 03/31/2000 04/06/2000 $0 $1,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Other 19260605 D02 03/31/2000 04/06/2000 $0 $1,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200551257Event: 10/05/1999Employee Drowns After Fall From Barge Into River
On October 5, 1999, Employee #1, a contract helper, was assisting another contracting company in replacing I-beams in the barge slip of the Peavey Company. He was crossing from one barge to another, but could not quite clear the distance and fell between the two vessels into the Mississippi River. He was pulled under by the current and became trapped by the rake of one of the barges. Employee #1 drowned.
Keywords: ppe, work rules, river, life jacket, barge, fall, fall protection, drown
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 303079388 Occupation Not Listed

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