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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 304300627 - Co-Mo Electric Cooperative, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Kansas City

Nr: 304300627Report ID: 0728500Open Date: 04/20/2001

Co-Mo Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Rr #2 Box 278aa
Lincoln, MO 65338
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1623/Water, Sewer, Pipeline, and Communications and Power Line Construction
Mailing: P.O. Box 220, Tipton, MO 65081

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:07/25/2001
Emphasis: L:Xfallelec, S:ConstructionClose Case:08/03/2001

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $7,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,000
Current Penalty $3,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $3,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260955 A04 07/25/2001 08/06/2001 $1,750 $3,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19260955 A06 II 07/25/2001 08/06/2001 $1,750 $3,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200001238Event: 04/19/2001Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Pole
A power line crew was replacing a utility pole. They were using a digger-derrick to set the new pole. The pole being replaced fell against the extended boom of the digger-derrick, energizing the truck and electrocuting an employee.
Keywords: digger-derrick, overhead power line, electrical, electrocuted, e ptd, elec utility work, lost control, utility pole
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 304300627 Fatality Electric Shock Occupation not reported

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