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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 $1,310 $0 $1,310
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $1,310 $0 $1,310
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 1509 B 01/03/2012 02/06/2012 $175 $175 $0 -
  2. 01002 Other 3381 A 01/03/2012 01/13/2012 $350 $350 $0 -
  3. 01003 Other 3395 F03 01/03/2012 02/06/2012 $435 $435 $0 -
  4. 01004 Other 6280 A 01/03/2012 01/13/2012 $350 $350 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202492328 Event: 07/28/2011Employee Is Injured When Struck By Falling Tree Branch
On July 28, 2011, Employee #1, a carpenter, was cutting down trees. As Employee #1 cut the second tree of the day. Employee #1 walked to escape route and waits and notices the tree becoming snagged in other trees. Employee #1 waits a few seconds, then walked back to the stump. The top part of the tree snapped of and came back towards the stump, striking Employee #1 in the head. Employee #1 was hospitalized and treated for a skull fracture on the left side, fracture of the C-3 vertebrae, fractures to left shoulder, left side cheek bone, and three ribs on the left side.
Keywords: fracture, head, shoulder, tree felling, tree limb, carpenter, tree, rib, struck by, falling object
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 314572397 Hospitalized injury Fracture Timber cutting and logging occupations

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