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Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations
Initial Penalty $4,200 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,200
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 08/17/2006 08/22/2006 $2,100 $2,100 $0 09/07/2006 J - ALJ Decision
Deleted 2. 01002 Serious 5A0001 08/17/2006 08/22/2006 $2,100 $2,100 $0 09/07/2006 J - ALJ Decision

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200675890 Event: 04/17/2006One Employee Is Killed, Another Is Injured In Fall
At approximately 6:30 p.m. on April 17, 2006, Employees #1 and #2 were moving a climber rig into position on a tower crane that was located on the forty-sixth story of a hi-rise under construction. While they were hydraulically moving the climber up the frame of the crane, the climber fell, along with Employee #1, to the thirty-ninth floor where it struck a brace. Employee #2, who was wearing a personal fall arrest system, hung from the frame of the crane and received minor injuries. Emergency services were called, and Employees #1 and #2 were taken to a local hospital. Employee #1 was pronounced dead, and Employee #2 was hospitalized and treated for his injuries.
Keywords: fracture, building, ppe, struck against, construction, fall, unstable load
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 309431088 Hospitalized injury Other Occupation not reported
2 309431088 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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