Inspection: 1295266.015 - United Rentals North America, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Fremont District Office
United Rentals North America, Inc.
37 Tarp Circle
Salinas, CA 93901
37 Tarp Circle, Salinas, CA 93901
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238910/Site Preparation Contractors
Inspection Type: Accident
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 08/03/2018
Case Closed: 04/20/2020
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Other||1670(B)(19)||08/03/2018||$400||$400||$0||09/13/2018||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
|2.||02001||Other||3203(A)(4)(B)||08/03/2018||08/28/2018||$10,000||$14,400||$0||09/13/2018||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
|3.||03001||Other||3638(D)||08/03/2018||$10,000||$18,000||$0||09/13/2018||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
At 9:20 a.m. on February 14, 2018, Employee #1, employed by a heavy equipment rental company, was working at the company's yard. Employee #1, a delivery driver, was working at the loading dock and attempting to drive and load a Genie S-64 4 by 4 Boom Lift onto a flatbed trailer attached to a truck. During this process, the boom arm rose suddenly, and Employee #1 was ejected from the lift basket. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for a fractured skull and deep lacerations to his head.
Keywords:aerial lift, construction, driver, ejected, fall, fall protection, fracture, head, laceration, skull