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Inspection: 1321116.015 - Nueva Castilla Iron Works, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Oakland
Nueva Castilla Iron Works, Inc.
1950 Addison Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
1555 Galvez Ave, Suite 200, San Francisco, CA 94124
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238390/Other Building Finishing Contractors
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 11/28/2018
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Other||1509(E)||11/30/2018||01/03/2019||$335||$335||$0||01/17/2019||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
|2.||02001||Other||1509(A)||11/30/2018||12/17/2018||$560||$15,750||$0||01/17/2019||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
|3.||03001||Serious||1621(A)||11/30/2018||$1,630||$6,300||$0||01/17/2019||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
|4.||04001||Serious||1626(C)(1)||11/30/2018||$12,600||$18,900||$0||01/17/2019||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
|5.||05001||Serious||1637(A)||11/30/2018||12/17/2018||$2,260||$12,600||$0||01/17/2019||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
|6.||06001||Serious||3273(E)||11/30/2018||$12,600||$18,900||$0||01/17/2019||O - Administrative Law Judge Order|
At 8:30 a.m. on June 5, 2018, an employee was measuring a stair stringer against a concrete wall on the staircase between the 1st & 2nd floor. On the 5th floor , just above where the employee was working, a framer was rolling joists. He se t his nail gun on the hook on the guardrail, which were three 2 x 4s. The nail g un did not hook onto the 2 x 4 and dropped from the 5th floor down to the stairs where the employee was working. The employee was struck by the nail gun, resul ting in two broken vertebras and a fractured skull. The employee was in a coma a nd later died from his injuries.
Keywords:falling object, fracture, head, skull, struck by, vertebra