Inspection: 312147705 - Affordable Air & Heat, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Ft. Lauderdale
Nr: 312147705Report ID:0418800Open Date: 07/03/2008
Affordable Air & Heat, Inc.
19920 Ne 23rd Ave
Miami, FL 33180
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 7623/Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Service and Repair Shops
NAICS: 811412/Appliance Repair and Maintenance
Mailing: 515 Ne 190 Street, North Miami Beach, FL 33179
Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:CompleteAdvanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:SafetyClose Conference:07/03/2008
Close Case:07/08/2009
Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1

Current Violations 1

Initial Penalty 4900

Current Penalty 3675

FTA Amount

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 12/17/2008 01/14/2009 $3675 $4900 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200677458Event: 07/02/2008Employee Dies Of Heat Stroke While Replacing Condenser Unit
At approximately 2:00 p.m. on July 2, 2008, Employee #1 replaced an old condenser unit at a residential home. He was installing armor flex around the copper pipes located at the back of the condenser unit when he was killed from probable exertional heatstroke. According to the housekeeper, Employee #1 appeared to be lethargic and asked for water on numerous occasions. Employee #2 was working directly with the deceased and when Employee #1 fell to the ground, Employee #2 performed CPR while Employee #3 talked to the 911 operator.
Keywords: heat stroke, air conditioner, cpr, water
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 312147705 Fatality Other Occupation not reported