Inspection: 312928443 - Bailey-Buchanan Masonry, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Houston South
Nr: 312928443Report ID:0626700Open Date: 07/13/2011
Bailey-Buchanan Masonry, Inc.
4500 Highland Avenue
Beaumont, TX 77705
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1741/Masonry, Stone Setting, and Other Stone Work
NAICS: 238140/Masonry Contractors
Mailing: P. O. Box 96, Port Neches, TX 77651
Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:CompleteAdvanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:SafetyClose Conference:09/02/2011
Emphasis: L:Hotdays,S:Commercial ConstrClose Case:02/02/2012
Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1


Current Violations 1


Initial Penalty 5670


Current Penalty 3402


FTA Amount

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 11/03/2011 12/20/2011 $3402 $5670 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 02001 Other 19040039 A 11/03/2011 11/08/2011 $3000 $5000 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201925542Event: 07/08/2011Employee Dies From Heat Related Cardiac Arrest
On July 8, 2011, Employee #1, a bricklayer laborer, was on his first day of work. He was putting mortar on boards, and moving bricks and scaffold boards onto the fourth tier of a scaffold. The ambient temperature was between 91 and 94 degrees Fahrenheit. He collapsed and died of cardiac arrest caused by heat exhaustion. His core temperature was determined to be 101.1 degrees Fahrenheit.
Keywords: brick, construction, cardiac arrest, heat, heat exhaustion, heat stroke, high temperature, inexperience, scaffold
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 312928443 Fatality Heat Exhaustion Occupation not reported