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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1321726.015 - Caltex Foods, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Van Nuys


Inspection Nr: 1321726.015
Report ID: 0950643
Open Date: 06/08/2018

Site Address:
Caltex Foods, Inc.
4901 Verdugo Way
Camarillo, CA 93012

Mailing Address:
4901 Verdugo Way, Camarillo, CA 93012

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 722110/Full-Service Restaurants

Inspection Type: Accident

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 09/28/2018


Close Case:04/23/2021

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1337624
Case Status: CLOSED
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 1 5
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $45,000 $0 $0 $560 $0 $45,560
Current Penalty $5,850 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,850
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 Other 3203(A)(7) 10/01/2018 11/05/2018 $560 $560 $0 12/05/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order Citation has been deleted.
2. 02001 Serious 3382(A) 10/01/2018 10/11/2018 $450 $9,000 $0 12/05/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order  
3. 03001 Serious 3384(A) 10/01/2018 10/11/2018 $4,500 $18,000 $0 12/05/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order  
4. 04001 Serious 5162(A) 10/01/2018 10/11/2018 $450 $9,000 $0 12/05/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order  
5. 05001 Serious 5194(H) 10/01/2018 10/11/2018 $450 $9,000 $0 12/05/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 108988.015
Event: 04/02/2018
Employee Washing Dishes Sustains Chemical Burns And Infectio

At 11:00 a.m. on April 2, 2018, an employee was working for a fast food restaura nt. She and a coworker were washing dishes. The coworker was the restaurant's ma nager. The employee was not wearing gloves as she washed the dishes. Her coworke r disconnected the dishwasher soap (Auto-Chlor sanitizing solution) and diluted 30 milliliters (1 ounce) of the soap with 10 liters (2.6 gallons) of water. The coworker dunked coffee pitchers in the solution, emptied them, and handed the pi tchers to the employee for her to scrub and rinse under the running water. After the employee had washed a few pitchers, she began to develop small blisters on her hands. After several days, her hands got worse. She had sustained a chemical burn on her hands. She was hospitalized when the burns developed into a skin in fection. She required skin grafts.

Keywords:arm, caustic, chemical burn, cleaning, detergent, forearm, hand, skin

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1321726.015 Hospitalized injury Janitors and cleaners
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