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Inspection Detail



Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 2 3
Current Violations 1 2 3
Initial Penalty $560 $0 $0 $0 $0 $560
Current Penalty $560 $0 $0 $0 $0 $560
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260500 B01 03/17/1987 03/23/1987 $560 $560 $0 -
  2. 02001 Other 7B0302 A 03/17/1987 03/23/1987 $0 $0 $0 -
  3. 02002 Other 19260500 D01 03/17/1987 03/23/1987 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14447676 Event: 12/10/1986Employee Fell Through Escalator Opening To Concrete Floor
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS ASSIGNED THE TASK OF ERECTING FORM SCAFFOLDING ADJACENT TO AN ESCALATOR OPENING. CREW MEMBERS LOCATED BELOW THE OPENING REMOVED SOME SCAFFOLD BEAMS, LEAVING PLYWOOD SHEETING WITH ONLY LOOSE SUPPORT UNDER THE OPENING. THE OPENING WAS NOT GUARDED FROM ABOVE, BUT WAS ONLY COVERED WITH 4 INCH BY 4 INCH BY 16 16 FOOT BOARDS. ONE OF THE BOARDS BROKE AS EMPLOYEE #1 WALKED OVER THE OPENING. HE FELL THROUGH THE OPENING, THROUGH THE LOOSELY SUPPORTED FALSE FLOORING AND TO THE CONCRETE FLOOR LOCATED 22 FEET BELOW. THE EMPLOYEE FRACTURED BOTH ELBOW JOINTS AS HE TRIED TO CUSHION HIS IMPACT.
Keywords: fracture, construction, fall, fall protection, floor opening, elbow, unguarded
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 3031002 Hospitalized injury Fracture Carpenters
2 3031002 Hospitalized injury Concussion Carpenters

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