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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 315197988 - J. Rego Trucking Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: North Boston

Nr: 315197988Report ID: 0134000Open Date: 12/30/2010

J. Rego Trucking Inc.
25 Wall Street
Burlington, MA 01803
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 4212/Local Trucking Without Storage
NAICS: 484110/ General Freight Trucking, Local
Mailing: 648 South Street East, Rayham, MA 02767

Inspection Type:Referral
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:12/30/2010
Emphasis: S:Struck-ByClose Case:07/08/2011

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Referral202855649 Yes  

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $4,200 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,200
Current Penalty $500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 04/13/2011 04/18/2011 $500 $4,200 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200776227Event: 12/30/2010Employee Is Injured When Caught Between Excavator And Chain
On December 30, 2010, an excavator was on a transport trailer, while a mechanic from Costello Dismantling lowered a counterweight onto the trailer frame. Employee #1, the truck operator, went between the counterweight and excavator track, along the right side, facing forward. The counterweight leaned toward the excavator and pinned Employee #1 into the tie-down chain. Employee #1 was caught between the lowered excavator counterweight (apparently, 20,000 pounds) and the right forward tie-down chain. He sustained a testicular avulsion, serious venous bleeding, and fractures to his right femur and left tibia and fibula. The Burlington police department and fire department responded, and with help from a towing company, lifted the counterweight and cut the chain with a torch. Employee #1 was extricated for treatment and transport to Lahey Clinic in Burlington, MA. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords: chain, fracture, loss of blood, counterbalance, pinned, degloved, caught between, excavator, trailer, leg
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 315197988 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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