Standard Cited:5A0001 OSH Act General Duty Paragraph
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|Nr: 908751.015||Citation: 01001||Issuance: 10/21/2013||ReportingID: 0419400|
|Viol Type:||Serious||NrInstances:||1||Contest Date:||10/28/2013|
|Abatement Date:||3||Nr Exposed:||3||Final Order:||10/30/2015|
|Current Penalty:||Gravity:||10||Haz Category:|
|Penalty and Failure to Abate Event History|
|Penalty||D: Govt Dismissed||10/30/2015||$7,000.00||Serious|
Text For Citation: 01 Item/Group: 001 Hazard:
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 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 fall hazards while working on telecommunications towers. (a) Cell Tower Site - On or about May28, 2013 employees were exposed to fall hazards while climbing and working on a cell tower. Fall protection equipment used by the employees was not inspected and showed signs of deterioration and fraying on the climbing harnesss and lanyards.