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Inspection: 1622738.015 - Espinoza Cable Construction
Inspection Information - Office: Ca San Diego
Espinoza Cable Construction
Paradise Valley Rd & Bluffview Rd.
Spring Valley, CA 91977
1833 Rancho Villa Road, Ramona, CA 92065
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238210/Electrical Contractors
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 02/17/2023
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Other||3203(B)(1)||02/17/2023||03/23/2023||$225||$225||$0||03/27/2023||C - Contested|
|2.||01002||Other||3395(I)||02/17/2023||03/23/2023||$335||$335||$0||03/27/2023||C - Contested|
At 6:30 p.m. on August 12, 2022, an employee was removing traffic control equipment from a highway work zone that was setup for use during excavation for utility cable installation. While the employee and a coworker were taking down a flag and stanchion road sign, the employee was struck by a motor vehicle. The employee flew approximately 10 feet and landed on the sidewalk, sustaining multiple blunt force injuries. The employee was transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead but remained on life support until 3:20 p.m. on August 24, 2022. The employee had site specific city approved traffic control plans and equipment provided to the employees for the job. The accident was caused by the driver of the private vehicle.
Keywords:blunt force, blunt force trauma, highway work zone, motor vehicle, road, struck by, traffic accident, traffic control, work zone