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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 $5,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,000
Current Penalty $5,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 01/26/2007 02/07/2007 $2,500 $2,500 $0 -
  2. 01002 Serious 19260021 B02 01/26/2007 02/07/2007 $2,500 $2,500 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200812188 Event: 08/01/2006Employee Is Struck In Head, During Backhoe Operation, Dies
At approximately 5:00 p.m. on August 1, 2006, Employee #1 was holding a mobile home tie down rod as a backhoe drove the rod into the ground. During the operation, Employee #1 was struck in the head with a jack stand. The backhoe operator found him in a supine position with the jack stand embedded in the back of his head. Emergency medical personnel were summoned and arrived via air transportation. They transported him to a medical center. At the hospital, he received medical treatment, but died two days later from his injuries.
Keywords: head, loader/backhoe, impaled, struck by, flying object, jack
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 310223532 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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