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Inspection: 312122062 - Lariat Communications

Inspection Information - Office: Dallas

Nr: 312122062Report ID: 0626300Open Date: 07/18/2009

Lariat Communications
640 Nw Front St.
De Kalb, TX 75559
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1799/Special Trade Contractors, Not Elsewhere Classified
NAICS: 238990/All Other Specialty Trade Contractors
Mailing: 114 Colonial Pkwy, Burleson, TX 76028

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:07/23/2009
Emphasis: L:Constr6, S:Fall From HeightClose Case:02/02/2010

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $1,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,500
Current Penalty $1,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260501 B01 09/24/2009 10/02/2009 $1,000 $1,500 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200784767Event: 07/18/2009Employee Is Killed In Fall From Tower
On July 18, 2009, Employee #1 was installing coax cable hangers down the North face of a guyed tower. He was climbing down the tower cross members installing hangers on six newly installed coax cables at approximately 47-inch intervals, when he fell between 60 and 100 feet and was killed. Further investigation revealed that he was wearing a full-body harness with a 6-foot shock-absorbing nylon web lanyard but was not using it at the time of the accident.
Keywords: installing, telecom work, fall, fall protection, tower
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 312122062 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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