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Inspection: 1362030.015 - Los Angeles Department Of Water And Power

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Van Nuys

 

Inspection Nr: 1362030.015
Report ID: 0950643
Open Date: 11/26/2018

Site Address:
Los Angeles Department Of Water And Power
12851 Sepulveda Blvd.
Mission Hills, CA 91345

Mailing Address:
1350 S. Wall Street, Room 238, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Union Status: Union

SIC:

NAICS: 221121/Electric Bulk Power Transmission and Control


Inspection Type: Accident

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: LocalGovt

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 05/10/2019

Emphasis:

Close Case:


Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1400527
Case Status: OPEN
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 3 7
Current Violations 4 3 7
Initial Penalty $76,500 $0 $0 $3,185 $0 $79,685
Current Penalty $76,500 $0 $0 $3,185 $0 $79,685
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 2771 05/10/2019 06/14/2019 $1,275 $1,275 $0 06/21/2019 C - Contested  
2. 01002 Other 2874(C) 05/10/2019 06/14/2019 $850 $850 $0 06/21/2019 C - Contested  
3. 01003 Other 3203(A) 05/10/2019 06/14/2019 $1,060 $1,060 $0 06/21/2019 C - Contested  
4. 02001 Serious 2816 05/10/2019 05/22/2019 $18,000 $18,000 $0 06/21/2019 C - Contested  
5. 03001 Serious 29400002 B 05/10/2019 05/22/2019 $18,000 $18,000 $0 06/21/2019 C - Contested  
6. 04001 Serious 29400006 A 05/10/2019 05/22/2019 $18,000 $18,000 $0 06/21/2019 C - Contested  
7. 05001 Serious 2944(I)(1) 05/10/2019 05/22/2019 $22,500 $22,500 $0 06/21/2019 C - Contested  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 115134.015
Event: 11/13/2018
Two Employees Are Burned While Connecting High Voltage Elect

At 2:07 p.m. on November 13, 2018, two employees (Employee #1 and Employee #2) w ere connecting three high voltage electrical conductors (4160v) to three bus cop per plates inside a switchgear box. Employee # 2 made electrical contact to an e nergized 4160/2400v bus causing an electrical arc flash. Employee # 1 sustained second degree burns to his face. Employee #2 sustained first and second degree b urns to his face and hands. Both employees were hospitalized.

Keywords:burn, bus, electric arc, electric conductor, face, flashback, hand, voltage backfeed

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1362030.015 Hospitalized injury Electricians' apprentices
2 1362030.015 Hospitalized injury Electricians
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