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Violation Detail

Standard Cited:5A0001 OSH Act General Duty Paragraph

Violation Items

Nr: 1144984.015 Citation: 01001 Issuance: 11/02/2016 ReportingID: 0213100

Viol Type:Serious NrInstances:1 Contest Date:11/23/2016
Abatement Date:08/14/2017 2 Nr Exposed:3 Final Order:07/26/2017
Initial Penalty: $12,471.00 REC:A Emphasis:
Current Penalty: $8,000.00 Gravity:10 Haz Category:

Penalty and Failure to Abate Event History
Type Event Date Penalty Abatement Type FTA Insp
Penalty Z: Issued 11/02/2016 $12,471.00 12/21/2016 Serious  
Penalty C: Contested 12/01/2016 $12,471.00 12/21/2016 Serious  
Penalty F: Formal Settlement 07/26/2017 $8,000.00 08/14/2017 Serious  

Text For Citation: 01 Item/Group: 001 Hazard:

OSH ACT of 1970 Section (5)(a)(1): The employer did not furnish employment and a place of employment which were free from recognized hazards that were causing or likely to cause death or serious physical harm to employees in that employees were exposed to struck by and caught between hazards: a) Main Garage - On or before May 3, 2016, employees were exposed to being struck by the tailgate while repairing the bed of a Mack dump truck due to the potential energy of the propped open tailgate not being controlled. An employee was working under the tailgate and fatally struck by it when it released.

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