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Inspection: 1313245.015 - K-Vac Environmental Services, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Bakersfield District Office
K-Vac Environmental Services, Inc.
13210 Holloway Rd.
Lost Hills, CA 93249
Po Box 1505, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91729
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 562112/Hazardous Waste Collection
Inspection Type: Accident
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 11/07/2018
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Other||6760(A)||10/20/2018||11/08/2018||$975||$975||$0||12/21/2018||C - Contested|
|2.||01002||Other||3395(I)||10/20/2018||11/08/2018||$485||$485||$0||Z - Issued|
|3.||02001||Serious||6786||10/20/2018||$10,125||$10,125||$0||12/21/2018||C - Contested|
|4.||03001||Serious||6815(C)||10/20/2018||11/01/2018||$16,200||$16,200||$0||12/21/2018||C - Contested|
|5.||04001||Serious||6851(A)||10/20/2018||11/01/2018||$20,250||$20,250||$0||12/21/2018||C - Contested|
At 4:00 p.m. on April 23, 2018, several employees were conducting maintenance on a filter bank that had contained natural gas. A fire occurred while the employe es were servicing the filter bank causing serious burn injuries to several emplo yees.
Keywords:burn, fire, gas leak, natural gas
|1||1313245.015||Non Hospitalized injury||Managers and administrators, n.e.c|
|2||1313245.015||Hospitalized injury||Hazardous Materials Removal Worker|
|3||1313245.015||Hospitalized injury||Hazardous Materials Removal Worker|