Standard Cited:5A0001 OSH Act General Duty Paragraph
|Nr: 1488109.015||Citation: 01001||Issuance: 02/12/2021||ReportingID: 0214200|
|Viol Type:||Serious||NrInstances:||1||Contest Date:||03/10/2021|
|Abatement Date:||3||Nr Exposed:||1||Final Order:|
|Current Penalty:||$13,653.00||Gravity:||10||Haz Category:|
|Penalty and Failure to Abate Event History|
Text For Citation: 01 Item/Group: 001 Hazard:
29 CFR OSH ACT of 1970 Section (5)(a)(1): Section 5(a)(1) of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970: 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 hazard from a loose tree branch in a woody area: Employees were exposed to struck-by hazards from tree branches they were working beneath, while performing tree falling operations. On 08/13/20, an employee sustained fatal injuries when he was struck-by a tree branch. Violation occurred on or about 08/13/2020.