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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 311831523 - Ssb Hoist Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Manhattan

Nr: 311831523Report ID: 0215000Open Date: 02/21/2008

Ssb Hoist Inc
459 West 18th Street
New York, NY 10011
Union Status: Union
SIC: 1796/Installation or Erection of Building Equipment, Not Elsewhere
NAICS: 238290/Other Building Equipment Contractors
Mailing: 99 Saint Nicholas Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11237

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:02/21/2008
Emphasis: L:Fall, S:Commercial Constr, S:Fall From HeightClose Case:01/26/2010

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral202649125 Yes  

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 5 5
Current Violations 3 3
Initial Penalty $13,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,500
Current Penalty $7,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 08/12/2008 08/20/2008 $2,500 $3,000 $0 08/15/2008 F - Formal Settlement
Deleted 2. 01002 Serious 19260020 B02 08/12/2008 08/20/2008 $1,500 $1,500 $0 08/15/2008 F - Formal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19260501 B04 08/12/2008 08/20/2008 $2,500 $3,000 $0 08/15/2008 F - Formal Settlement
Deleted 4. 01004 Serious 19260503 A01 08/12/2008 08/20/2008 $3,000 $3,000 $0 08/15/2008 F - Formal Settlement
  5. 01005 Serious 19260552 C04 08/12/2008 08/20/2008 $2,500 $3,000 $0 08/15/2008 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202342036Event: 02/21/2008Employee Is Killed When Crushed By Elevator
On February 21, 2008, Employee #1, an elevator technician, was riding atop the car of a personnel hoist to perform lubrication and inspection. He was killed when his head became caught between a hoist car guardrail and a metal plate near the fourth/fifth floor level.
Keywords: head, maintenance, guardrail, riding on equipment, caught between, crushed, concussion, elevator, elevator shaft, lubricating
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 311831523 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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