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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 949917.015 - Pinpoint Towers, Llc.

Inspection Information - Office: Wichita

Nr: 949917.015Report ID: 0729700Open Date: 11/23/2013

Pinpoint Towers, Llc.
441 E. 29th St. N.Null
Wichita, KS 67219
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 237130/Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
Mailing: 1413 S. Washington St.Suite 300, Papillion, NE 68046

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:11/25/2013
Close Case:01/22/2015

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $21,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $21,000
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $14,000 $0 $14,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Other 19100132 D01 04/01/2014 10/30/2014 $7,000 $7,000 $0 04/15/2014 F - Formal Settlement
Deleted 2. 01001B Serious 19100132 D02 04/01/2014 04/23/2014 $0 $0 $0 04/15/2014 F - Formal Settlement
  3. 01002 Other 19100132 F01 04/01/2014 10/30/2014 $7,000 $7,000 $0 04/15/2014 F - Formal Settlement
Deleted 4. 01003 Serious 19100268 G01 04/01/2014 04/23/2014 $7,000 $7,000 $0 04/15/2014 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 55067.015Event: 11/22/2013Employee Falls From Tower And Is Killed
At approximately 5:30 p.m. on November 22, 2013, Employee #1 and a three-person crew, two technicians and a foreman, were engaged in trouble shooting activities on a communication tower. As Employee #1 was performing maintenance activities on the tower, he lost his balance and fell approximately 60 ft. He was not weari ng fall protection and died from injuries suffered when he struck an expanded me tal walkway/platform approximately 6 ft above the ground level.
Keywords: fall, tower
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 949917.015 Fatality Laborers, except construction

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