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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $1,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,500
Current Penalty $1,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260502 A02 10/11/2000 10/17/2000 $750 $750 $0 -
  2. 01002 Serious 19260503 A02 10/11/2000 10/17/2000 $750 $750 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 171059785 Event: 09/12/2000Employee Injured In Fall From Ceiling Crawl Space
Employee #1 was in the crawl space between the ceiling and the roof of the ballroom in the new Salt Palace expansion, tying down recessed light fixtures. He was using a full body harness with a single lanyard for fall protection. Employee #1 unhooked his lanyard to move to the next light fixture when he slipped on the metal stud on which he'd been standing. He came down on sheetrock instead of the steel grid and fell 30 ft through the sheetrock to the floor. He sustained injuries that required hospitalization.
Keywords: ceiling, work rules, slip, construction, lanyard, fall, fall protection, crawl space
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 303609978 Hospitalized injury Fracture Electricians' apprentices

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