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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 4
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $6,925 $0 $6,925
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $3,025 $0 $3,025
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 342 A 08/02/2010 08/05/2010 $2,200 $5,000 $0 08/18/2010 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 01002 Other 1509 B 08/02/2010 08/30/2010 $0 $275 $0 08/18/2010 F - Formal Settlement
  3. 01003 Other 3328 A 08/02/2010 08/30/2010 $825 $825 $0 08/18/2010 F - Formal Settlement
  4. 01004 Other 3328 E 08/02/2010 08/30/2010 $0 $825 $0 08/18/2010 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202530085 Event: 01/29/2010Employee Is Injured When Struck By Drilling Rig
At approximately 9:00 a.m. on January 29th, 2010, Employee #1 was operating a concrete coring rig, Hilti DD-250 E Diamond Drilling System, coring holes with a three-inch bit on the surface of an onramp. There was no traffic access to the onramp during coring operations. In the process of coring one of the holes, the coring bit jammed and the operator, in an attempt to free the bit, was struck by the body of the drilling rig in the rib cage, fracturing ribs and collapsing a lung. Employee #1 was taken to Torrance Memorial Hospital by a coworker. The injury was reported to the Torrance District office on February 11, 2010.
Keywords: fracture, lung, drill operator, jammed, rib, drill rig--non-oil, struck by, electric drill, concrete
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 313640617 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation Not Listed

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