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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $9,360 $0 $0 $0 $0 $9,360
Current Penalty $6,300 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,300
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 01/24/2013 02/15/2013 $6,300 $6,300 $0 02/13/2013 F - Formal Settlement
Deleted 2. 01002 Serious 19260600 A05 01/24/2013 02/15/2013 $3,060 $3,060 $0 02/19/2013 C - Contested

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 26075.015 Event: 08/23/2012Employee Is Struck And Killed By A Excavator Counterweight
At approximately 3:50 p.m. on August 23, 2012, an employee was securing highway girders on a trailer. An excavator was used to place the highway girders on the trailer. The body of the excavator swung to the left and rotated about 250 degre es while tracting backwards. Employee #1 was next to the trailer in the swing ra dius of the excavator counterweight, when he was struck, causing his head and ne ck area to slam into the rub rail of the trailer. Employee #1 was killed and sus tained lacerations and fractures to head and neck.
Keywords: excavator, fracture, head, laceration, material handling, neck, struck by
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 592378.015 Fatality Construction laborers

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