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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 1608159.015 - Industrial Sprockets & Gears Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Long Beach District Office


Inspection Nr: 1608159.015
Report ID: 0950635
Date Opened: 07/14/2022

Site Address:
Industrial Sprockets & Gears Inc
13650 Rosecrans Avenue
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670

Mailing Address:
13650 Rosecrans Avenue, Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 333613/Mechanical Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Partial

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 01/13/2023


Case Closed: 01/11/2023

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 1919153
Case Status: CLOSED

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 147891.015
Event: 07/12/2022
Employee Strikes Head And Dies From Head Injury After Fall

At 1:30 p.m. on July 12, 2022, an employee was operating a drill press at a mach ine shop. The employee worked as a machinist at the shop which manufactured gear s and sprockets. At the time of the incident, the employee had placed a 7 ft dia meter meter as part of the machining process to create a gear. The disk was on top of three sawhorses at a height of 34 inches off the ground, and the employee had used a step stool to stand on the disk. For an unknown reason, at some poin t the employee fell. Although the incident was unwitnessed, coworkers later disc overed the employee laying on his back on the floor with blood coming from his h ead. The employee was transported to the medical center and died from head traum a several hours after arriving.

Keywords:blunt force, blunt force trauma, drill press, fall, head, machine shop, machinist, unwitnessed, working alone

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1608159.015 Fatality
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