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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 902788.015 - Harold G. Butzer, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Oklahoma City

Nr: 902788.015Report ID: 0627700Open Date: 04/24/2013

Harold G. Butzer, Inc.
1015 W. Cypress
Altus, OK 73521
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 238220/ Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
Mailing: 721 Wicker Lane, Jefferson City, MO 65109

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:04/30/2013
Emphasis: L:Crane, P:CraneClose Case:11/06/2013

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 4
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $19,485 $0 $0 $0 $0 $19,485
Current Penalty $9,750 $0 $0 $0 $0 $9,750
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 5A0001 09/27/2013 10/28/2013 $4,000 $6,300 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 01002 Serious 19260100 A 09/27/2013 10/28/2013 $2,450 $6,300 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  3. 01003 Serious 19260453 B02 V 09/27/2013 10/01/2013 $1,500 $3,060 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 01004 Serious 19261416 D03 I 09/27/2013 10/28/2013 $1,800 $3,825 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 43925.015Event: 04/23/2013Employee, Caught-Between Aerial Lift And Overhead Beam, Is K
At 2:55 p.m. on April 23, 2013, an employee was at the platform control panel of an extensible boom lift, in order to position the lift platform underneath a tower superstructure for grain loading and tighten bolts with an electric hand drill. The employee was found unconscious at the platform control panel, with his back against an overhead beam of the tower superstructure and his chest against the lift platform railing, with his upper body leaning over the platform railing at the control panel. The overhead beam was about 17 feet above the ground. The employee did not have a hard hat on or a fall protection harness and lanyard. The employee sustained multiple blunt force trauma injuries from the extensible boom lift (aerial lift) and overhead beam of the tower.
Keywords: struck by, hydraulic lift, aerial lift, elevated work platform, grain elevator
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 902788.015 Fatality Fracture Sheet metal worker apprentices

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