Standard Cited:5A0001 OSH Act General Duty Paragraph
|Nr: 1462605.015||Citation: 02001||Issuance: 08/06/2020||ReportingID: 0419400|
|Viol Type:||Willful||NrInstances:||1||Contest Date:||09/22/2020|
|Abatement Date:||08/31/2020||Nr Exposed:||4||Final Order:|
|Current Penalty:||$26,987.00||Gravity:||10||Haz Category:|
|Penalty and Failure to Abate Event History|
Text For Citation: 02 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 a struck-by hazard. a) Gin Pole; On or about February 7, 2020 employees were installing sector gates on a communication tower utilizing a gin pole, were exposed to struck-by hazards. The employer did not ensure that the repaired gin pole sections were inspected by a qualified person to ensure that it met the manufacture's criteria.