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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1169873.015 - Vertex Enterprises

Inspection Information - Office: Bakersfield District Office


Inspection Nr: 1169873.015
Report ID: 0950647
Open Date: 08/15/2016

Site Address:
Vertex Enterprises
553 Riccomini St.
Mojave, CA 93501

Mailing Address:
25014 Ave Kearney, Valencia, CA 91355

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 561710/Exterminating and Pest Control Services

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 02/15/2017


Close Case:07/22/2021

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1124994
Case Status: CLOSED
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 3 3
Initial Penalty $40,950 $0 $0 $0 $0 $40,950
Current Penalty $32,400 $0 $0 $0 $0 $32,400
FTA Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# Citation ID Citaton Type Standard Issuance Date Abatement Due Date Current Penalty Initial Penalty FTA Penalty Contest Latest Event Note
1. 01001 Serious 3203(A)(4) 02/14/2017 03/01/2017 $4,050 $12,600 $0 03/16/2017 J - ALJ Decision  
2. 02001 Serious 3210(C) 02/14/2017 03/01/2017 $15,750 $15,750 $0 03/16/2017 J - ALJ Decision  
3. 03001 Serious 3638(D) 02/14/2017 03/01/2017 $12,600 $12,600 $0 03/16/2017 J - ALJ Decision  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 87806.015
Event: 08/15/2016
Employee Falls And Is Killed

At 12:31 p.m. on August 15, 2016, Employee #1 was cleaning bird feces using a sh op vac on an elevated I-beam in an airplane hanger. The employee fell off of the I-beam, through a soffit and landed 60 feet below onto the tarmac. He sustained multiple injuries and was killed.

Keywords:airport, beam, elevated work platform, fall, soffit, vacuum cleaner

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1169873.015 Fatality Supervisors, cleaning and building service workers
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