Inspection: 314109109 - Kolat Construction

Inspection Information - Office: Pittsburgh
Nr: 314109109Report ID:0317500Open Date: 07/09/2010
Kolat Construction
Route 88
Rices Landing, PA 15357
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1799/Special Trade Contractors, Not Elsewhere Classified
NAICS: 561790/Other Services to Buildings and Dwellings
Mailing: Po Box 124, Rices Landing, PA 15357
Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:PartialAdvanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:HealthClose Conference:10/18/2010
Close Case:11/17/2011
Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident100541705    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations


1

1
Current Violations


1

1
Initial Penalty


1500

1500
Current Penalty


750

750
FTA Amount






Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 19040039 A 12/07/2010 12/10/2010 $750 $1500 $0 12/16/2010 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200542009Event: 07/06/2010Construction Worker Dies Of Heat Stroke
On July 6, 2010, a 31-yr-old male construction worker had been shoveling gravel and installing forms for a residential swimming pool over a period of 11 hours in the hot summer sun. Afterward, the employee became sick, and the owner of the company called the EMS; the worker's core body temperature was 109.4 degrees. He was air lifted to a trauma center suffering from heat stroke, and was pronounced dead later that evening.
Keywords: construction, forming machine, heat stroke, shovel
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 314109109 Fatality Heat Exhaustion Construction laborers