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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Violation Detail

Standard Cited:5A0001 OSH Act General Duty Paragraph

Violation Items

Nr: 1459102.015 Citation: 01001 Issuance: 06/16/2020 ReportingID: 0112000

Viol Type:Serious NrInstances:1 Contest Date:08/14/2020
Abatement Date:08/03/2020 2 Nr Exposed:1 Final Order:08/28/2020
Initial Penalty: $6,747.00 REC: Emphasis:
Current Penalty: $5,000.00 Gravity:5 Haz Category:

Penalty and Failure to Abate Event History
Type Event Date Penalty Abatement Type FTA Insp
Penalty Z: Issued 06/16/2020 $6,747.00 08/03/2020 Serious  
Penalty C: Contested 08/17/2020 $6,747.00 08/03/2020 Serious  
Penalty F: Formal Settlement 08/28/2020 $5,000.00 08/03/2020 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, the foreman was exposed to fall, struck by and caught in-between hazards while using the bucket of a Samsung excavator to enter and exit a 10 foot deep excavation that had vertical walls and no cave-in protection. On or about 01/29/2020 at the Danbury Road Construction Project, the foreman was riding the excavator bucket to enter and exit a 10 foot deep excavation with no sloping or cave-in protection.

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