Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 310396015 - Precipitator Services Group, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Nc Winston-Salem

Nr: 310396015Report ID: 0453720Open Date: 11/01/2006

Precipitator Services Group, Inc.
3195 Pine Hall Rd.
Belews Creek, NC 27009
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1796/Installation or Erection of Building Equipment, Not Elsewhere
NAICS: 238290/Other Building Equipment Contractors
Mailing: 1625 Broad Street, Elizabethton, TN 37643

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:04/02/2007
Planning Guide: Safety-Construction Close Case:07/23/2007
Emphasis: S:Program Improvements

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident100073345    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 3 3
Initial Penalty $10,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $10,500
Current Penalty $7,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260056 A 04/04/2007 04/09/2007 $0 $3,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002A Serious 19100134 E01 04/04/2007 04/30/2007 $3,500 $3,500 $0 -
  3. 01002B Serious 19100134 F01 04/04/2007 04/30/2007 $0 $0 $0 -
  4. 01002C Serious 19100134 K01 04/04/2007 04/30/2007 $0 $0 $0 -
  5. 01003A Serious 19260501 B02 II 04/04/2007 04/09/2007 $3,500 $3,500 $0 -
  6. 01003B Serious 19260503 C03 04/04/2007 04/09/2007 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200073088Event: 11/01/2006Worker Is Killed In Fall From Elevated Work Surface
On November 1, 2006, Employee #1 was helping another coworker of Precipitator Services Group, Inc., deliver a 120 lb section of grating, measuring 24 in. by 69 in. The grating was to be used as a floor for Catalyst Level 4 of the Selective Catalyst Reduction System. Employee #1 walked off the leading edge of Level 4 as he and his coworker tried to position the grating. Employee #1 fell approximately 56 ft 3 in. from Level 4, and was killed. The two employees delivering the grating were not using fall protection.
Keywords: head, work rules, construction, grating, manual mat handling, fall, fall protection, concussion, unguarded, work surface
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 310396015 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close