Standard Cited:5A0001 OSH Act General Duty Paragraph
|Nr: 1522217.015||Citation: 01001||Issuance: 09/27/2021||ReportingID: 0830500|
|Viol Type:||Serious||NrInstances:||1||Contest Date:||10/12/2021|
|Abatement Date:||10/22/2021||Nr Exposed:||2||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:
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 crushing hazards: a) JBS Foods, Inc., at 823 N. 6th Ave, Greeley, CO 80631: On or about March 27, 2021, the employer failed to ensure proper installation and use of the JET PT Series Manual Trolley (stock # 252005). Deficiencies include : 1. A missing trolley end stop on the load bearing I-beam; 2. Unknown I-beam load capacity; 3. Uneven number of washer spacers on each side of the trolley's hanger bracket; 4. Missing split pin on a trolley hex nut; and 5. Exceeding the trolley's rated load capacity. The trolley disconnected from the I-beam and dropped its load. This exposed employees to struck-by and crushing hazards.