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Inspection: 1478848.015 - Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Fremont District Office
Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc.
32655 Camphora Gloria Rd.
Soledad, CA 93960
2959 Salinas Monterey Highway, Monterey, CA 93940
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 424480/Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Merchant Wholesalers
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 12/01/2020
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||3273(A)||12/02/2020||$9,000||$9,000||$0||12/29/2020||C - Contested|
|2.||02001||Serious||3203(A)||12/02/2020||$25,000||$25,000||$0||12/29/2020||C - Contested|
|3.||03001||Serious||3328(G)||12/02/2020||$18,000||$18,000||$0||12/29/2020||C - Contested|
At 7:13 p.m. on June 12, 2020, an employee was engaged in fruit and vegetables g rowers. The employee, a cutter, was working on the cutter line and in the proce ss of changing over the vegetable product from romaine to cabbage. The employee was moving the PTC infeed incline portable conveyor on concrete floor by himsel f, when the equipment tipped over and fell onto the employee. Several workers r esponded to the scene and help remove the conveyor off. The employee sustained m ultiple blunt force fatal injuries and was killed.
Keywords:blunt force, conveyor, pinned
|1||1478848.015||Fatality||Machine operators, not specified|