Inspection: 1654748.015 - Pacific Farm Management, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Modesto
Pacific Farm Management, Inc.
1600 Olsen Road
Snelling, CA 95369
1625 Howard Road #113, Madera, CA 93637
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 115115/Farm Labor Contractors and Crew Leaders
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 07/07/2023
Case Closed: 09/12/2023
|#||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(A)(4)(B)||07/07/2023||$600||$600||$0||Z - Issued|
At 4:00 p.m. on March 4, 2023, an employee was pulling dead trees out of a field, working alone. He was found unconscious between the tractor's rear tire and a tree. The coworker who found the employee stated that it was raining, and the tractor was on a gradient of 15 degrees, but that when he went into the tractor to move it away from body, the brakes were set. The employee was killed due to traumatic asphyxia.
Keywords:asphyxiated, steep grade, tractor, tree, tree care, unconsciousness, working alone
|1||1654748.015||Fatality||Occupation Not Listed|