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Case Status: OPEN

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Inspection: 1572747.015 - Owens Premier, Inc./Nzg Specialties Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Long Beach District Office


Inspection Nr: 1572747.015
Report ID: 0950635
Open Date: 01/13/2022

Site Address:
Owens Premier, Inc./Nzg Specialties Inc.
2580 Santa Fe Ave.
Redondo Beach, CA 90278

Mailing Address:
2580 Santa Fe Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90278

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 115114/Postharvest Crop Activities (except Cotton Ginning)

Inspection Type: Accident

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 06/17/2022


Close Case:

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1849384
Case Status: OPEN
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $14,625 $0 $0 $0 $0 $14,625
Current Penalty $14,625 $0 $0 $0 $0 $14,625
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 Serious 3385(A) 06/17/2022 06/24/2022 $14,625 $14,625 $0 11/03/2022 C - Contested  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 143147.015
Event: 12/27/2021
Employee Suffers Fractured Knee In Slip, Trip, And Fall

At 9:45 a.m. on December 27, 2021, an employee was working for an importer and d istributor of fresh produce. The firm had a cold storage warehouse where fresh v egetables and fruits were cut, bagged, and packaged. The bagged fresh vegetables and fruits were then shipped to big box retailers. The employee was a food clea nup worker. At approximately 9:30 a.m., she was in the production area to clean a Tucano bagging machine following a production run. She was putting a replaceme nt trash bag in a trash receptacle. As she approached the bagging machine, she u nintentionally stepped on a piece of asparagus on the floor. She tripped and los t her balance. Then she slipped and fell. Her right knee went out in front of he r, and she fell onto her left knee on the concrete floor. She suffered a fractur ed left knee and a torn tendon. She was transported to the hospital, where she w as hospitalized for more than twenty-four hours. The firm's human resource manag er reported the accident to DOSH's Long Beach district office that same day. The incident was reported in a timely manner.

Keywords:cleaning, fall, fall on same level, food processing, fracture, knee, slip, slippery surface, tear, tendon, tripped, walking surface

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1572747.015 Hospitalized injury Food Cleanup Worker
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