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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 919441.015 - Monarch Tower, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Bismarck

Nr: 919441.015Report ID: 0830300Open Date: 07/09/2013

Monarch Tower, Inc.
Belden Microwave Towernull
Belden, ND 58784
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 237130/Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
Mailing: 4551 San Siro Drivenull, Sarasota, FL 34235

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:07/09/2013
Emphasis: L:FallClose Case:12/15/2014

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $14,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $14,000
Current Penalty $5,600 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,600
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260501 B01 12/13/2013 08/11/2014 $5,600 $7,000 $0 01/08/2014 F - Formal Settlement
Deleted 2. 01002 Serious 19260503 A01 12/13/2013 12/16/2013 $7,000 $7,000 $0 01/08/2014 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 48790.015Event: 07/08/2013Two Employees Fall From Communications Tower And Are Killed
On July 8, 2013, Employee #1 and Employee #2 were performing maintenance on a 30 0-foot high communication tower. Both employees fell approximately 225 feet and were killed upon impact with the ground.
Keywords: communication tower, fall, fall protection, maintenance, ppe
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 919441.015 Fatality Construction trades, n.e.c.
2 919441.015 Fatality Construction trades, n.e.c.

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