Standard Cited:5A0001 OSH Act General Duty Paragraph
|Nr: 1346220.015||Citation: 01001||Issuance: 02/07/2019||ReportingID: 0522500|
|Viol Type:||Serious||NrInstances:||1||Contest Date:|
|Abatement Date:||02/19/2019 2||Nr Exposed:||2||Final Order:||03/06/2019|
|Current Penalty:||$5,304.00||Gravity:||10||Haz Category:|
|Penalty and Failure to Abate Event History|
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 was 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 hazards while operating a mini skid steer. On or about September 13, 2018 an employee operating a Vermeer S725 TX skid steer received fatal injuries when the Bradco scrap grapple used to lift sheets of plywood fell from a raised position, striking the operator. The skid steer's attachment pins that secured the grapple to the skid steer were not properly in place.