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Inspection: 1620035.015 - Huerta'S Tree Service & Development, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Foster City District Office
Huerta'S Tree Service & Development, Inc.
13438 Skyline Blvd.
Woodside, CA 94062
1748 Bagpipe Way, San Jose, CA 95121
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 561730/Landscaping Services
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 03/06/2023
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Other||3421(D)||03/06/2023||04/10/2023||$300||$300||$0||Z - Issued|
|2.||01002||Other||3421(F)||03/06/2023||04/10/2023||$300||$300||$0||Z - Issued|
|3.||01003||Other||3421(L)||03/06/2023||04/10/2023||$300||$300||$0||Z - Issued|
|4.||01004||Other||3421(M)||03/06/2023||04/10/2023||$300||$300||$0||Z - Issued|
|5.||02001||Serious||3421(C)(1)||03/06/2023||03/16/2023||$10,800||$10,800||$0||Z - Issued|
|6.||03001||Serious||3328(A)(2)||03/06/2023||03/16/2023||$21,600||$21,600||$0||Z - Issued|
|7.||04001||Serious||3421(C)(2)||03/06/2023||03/16/2023||$21,600||$21,600||$0||Z - Issued|
At 10:00 a.m. on September 7, 2022, an employee was cutting a tree branch. A Port-A-Wrap anchoring tool, with an improper and/or inadequate anchor point struck, and ropes were shock loaded and causing the Port-A-Wrap to hit the employee in the head. The employee suffered a head injury and was killed.
Keywords:anchor, flying object, head, struck by, traumatic, tree, tree care, tree trimming
|1||1620035.015||Fatality||Forestry workers, except logging|