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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 303824163 - Builders Resource Corp.

Inspection Information - Office: North Boston

Nr: 303824163Report ID: 0134000Open Date: 08/15/2002

Builders Resource Corp.
Congress Way
Woburn, MA 01801
Union Status: Union
SIC: 1791/Structural Steel Erection
Mailing: 101 Nasonville Road, Nasonville, RI 02830

Inspection Type:Referral
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:08/15/2002
Close Case:12/31/2002

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral200776458 Yes  

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $2,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,500
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $1,000 $0 $1,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 19260502 D05 11/15/2002 11/20/2002 $1,000 $2,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200772192Event: 08/15/2002Ironworker Injured In Fall From Beam
On August 15, 2002, Employee #1, an ironworker, was using a lanyard with a large 2.25 in. rebar hook connected to a beam walker, when he fell, sustaining a dislocation injury, for which he was hospitalized. The manufacturer stated that the components were incompatible due to the size of the gate on the lanyard which is only required to take a 220 lb side load by the ANSI standards. The manufacturer also stated that employers are required to ensure that fall protection components are compatible. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords: attachment hook, rebar, iron worker, work rules, construction, dislocated, lanyard, fall, fall protection, walking on beam
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 303824163 Hospitalized injury Dislocation Occupation not reported

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