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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 1 4
Current Violations 2 1 3
Initial Penalty $9,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $9,000
Current Penalty $4,500 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 02/17/2012 03/07/2012 $2,700 $4,200 $0 I - Informal Settlement
Deleted 2. 01002 Serious 19260050 G 02/17/2012 03/14/2012 $0 $3,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19260051 F01 02/17/2012 03/14/2012 $1,800 $1,800 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 02001 Other 19260095 A 02/17/2012 03/14/2012 $0 $0 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200213031 Event: 09/28/2011Employee Dies From Heat Exhaustion
At approximately 2:50 p.m. on September 29, 2011, Employee #1 and two coworkers were disassembling and assembling concrete cast forms, outside, under the sun, with no shade. There were 6 full rows and 20 full columns of concrete cast forms and one partial row of 8 concrete cast forms. The employees prepared 8 concrete cast forms and then poured concrete from the concrete truck. Employee #1 was working with a concrete cast form in the second row, fourth concrete cast form from the right. Employee #1 walked 73.58 feet to the truck to get two bottles of water. He walked back 37.67 feet to give one of the coworkers a bottle of water. He then walked 101.33 feet back to his work position. After 15 minutes, the other coworker went to look for Employee #1 to see if he had a hammer. When Employee #1 did not answer, the other coworker looked in his direction and saw Employee #1 slumped over. The coworker called for help, but Employee #1 had died of heat exhaustion.
Keywords: concrete form work, heat stroke, heat exhaustion, concrete, high temperature
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 315979146 Fatality Heat Exhaustion Occupation not reported

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