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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 989451.015 - James Michael Sherwood

Inspection Information - Office: Aurora

Nr: 989451.015Report ID: 0521400Open Date: 08/11/2014

James Michael Sherwood
13702 E Morseville Rd
Stockton, IL 61085
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238320/Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
Mailing: 1400 E. Pugh Dr, Terre Haute, IN 47802

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:02/06/2015
Emphasis: L:Fall, N:SvepClose Case:06/08/2018

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident902529 Yes  
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 2 3
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $2,800 $112,000 $0 $0 $0 $114,800
Current Penalty $0 $70,000 $0 $0 $0 $70,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001 Serious 19260020 B01 02/06/2015 03/05/2015 $0 $2,800 $0 02/18/2015 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 02001 Willful 19260501 B01 02/06/2015 02/19/2015 $70,000 $70,000 $0 02/18/2015 F - Formal Settlement
Deleted 3. 02002 Willful 19260502 E09 02/06/2015 03/05/2015 $0 $42,000 $0 02/18/2015 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 65989.015Event: 08/10/2014Employee Is Killed In Fall From A Communication Tower
At 1:30 p.m. on August 10, 2014, Employee #1 was painting three white bands of a seven band guy-wire communication tower.The employee started painting at an elevation of 420 feet and had progressed downward to an elevation of 90 feet when he fell. There were three other employees working at the site, but no one witnessed the fall. Employee #1 sustained blunt force trauma to his head and was killed.
Keywords: paint, guy, head, fall, struck against, communication tower
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 989451.015 Fatality Other Painting and paint spraying machine operators

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