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Inspection: 304765688 - Paddock Swimming Pool Company

Inspection Information - Office: Maryland Hlth Reg 1

Nr: 304765688Report ID: 0352450Open Date: 10/31/2001

Paddock Swimming Pool Company
15120 C Southlawn Lane
Rockville, MD 20850
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1799/Special Trade Contractors, Not Elsewhere Classified

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:12/07/2001
Planning Guide: Safety-Construction Close Case:03/18/2002
Emphasis: N:Trench

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident100969047    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 1 5
Current Violations 4 1 5
Initial Penalty $12,700 $0 $0 $0 $0 $12,700
Current Penalty $5,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260100 A 01/28/2002 02/02/2002 $1,000 $2,800 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 02001 Serious 19260651 I03 01/28/2002 02/02/2002 $1,500 $3,300 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 02002 Serious 19260651 K01 01/28/2002 02/02/2002 $1,500 $3,300 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 02003 Serious 19260652 A01 01/28/2002 02/02/2002 $1,500 $3,300 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  5. 03001 Other 19100134 C02 I 01/28/2002 02/02/2002 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202338539Event: 10/31/2001Four Employees Are Injured When Dirt Wall Collapses
At approximately 8:25 a.m. on October 31, 2001, workers were preparing to build a retaining wall against the 16-ft dirt wall by cleaning gunite (spray concrete) overspray and installing rebar and concrete forms. The employer neglected to have a soil analysis test prior to working next to the 16-ft dirt wall. Employees #1 and #2, concrete finishers, suffered minor injuries and were treated and released from the local hospital. Employee #3, a concrete finisher, was hospitalized with a dislocated hip, fractured vertebra, and injured leg. Employee #4, a concrete finisher, was hospitalized after a 6-ft by 5-ft concrete slab fell and amputated his foot.
Keywords: rebar, concrete, leg, collapse, retaining wall, vertebra
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 304765688 Hospitalized injury Amputation Concrete and terrazzo finishers
2 304765688 Hospitalized injury Fracture Concrete and terrazzo finishers
3 304765688 Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Concrete and terrazzo finishers
4 304765688 Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Concrete and terrazzo finishers

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