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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 303181085 - Fine Air Services Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Ft. Lauderdale

Nr: 303181085Report ID: 0418800Open Date: 02/08/2000

Fine Air Services Inc.
3401 Nw 59 Ave.,Aero Air Inc Gfbo Area
Miami, FL 33126
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 4513/Air Courier Services
Mailing: 4600 Nw 36 St. Bldg 22, Po Box 523726, Miami, FL 33152

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:02/08/2000
Close Case:06/28/2005

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 3 3
Initial Penalty $18,900 $0 $0 $0 $0 $18,900
Current Penalty $14,175 $0 $0 $0 $0 $14,175
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 07/12/2000 07/31/2000 $4,725 $6,300 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19100067 C02 II 07/12/2000 07/31/2000 $4,725 $6,300 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19100067 C02 V 07/12/2000 07/17/2000 $4,725 $6,300 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200672467Event: 02/07/2000One Employee Killed, One Injured, When Aerial Lift Overturns
At approximately 9:30 p.m. on February 7, 2000, Employees #1 and #2, of Fine Air Services, Inc., were installing an Avionics component in the vertical stabilizer of a DC8 aircraft at the Miami airport. They were inside the 4 ft by 6 ft aerial basket of a 1978 International Truck Fleetstar flatbed with hydraulic outriggers, serial #01326HGB17627. The basket was at a height of approximately 40 ft when the aerial device toppled over. Employee #1 was killed and Employee # 2 was hospitalized with a fractured back. The employer was cited for a violation of T8CCR 5(a)(1), for not using the outriggers; T8CCR 1910.67(c)(2)(ii), for failure to train employees on how to operate the equipment; and T8CCR 1910.67(c)(2)(v), for employees not wearing safety belts.
Keywords: fracture, outrigger, work rules, safety belt, fall, fall protection, untrained, aerial lift, overturn, unstable position
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 303181085 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported
2 303181085 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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