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Inspection: 1221061.015 - Industrial Commercial Systems, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Ca San Diego

Nr: 1221061.015Report ID: 0950632Open Date: 03/30/2017

Industrial Commercial Systems, Inc.
10550 N. Torrey Pines Roadnull
La Jolla, CA 92037
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC:
NAICS: 238220/ Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
Mailing: 1165 Joshua Waynull, Vista, CA 92081

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:09/14/2017
Close Case:07/30/2021

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident1195994    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 12 15
Current Violations 3 12 15
Initial Penalty $49,500 $0 $0 $4,155 $0 $53,655
Current Penalty $49,500 $0 $0 $4,155 $0 $53,655
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 340 09/15/2017 $375 $375 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  2. 01002 Other 3203(B)(1) 09/15/2017 10/20/2017 $375 $375 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  3. 01003 Other 3203(B)(2) 09/15/2017 10/11/2017 $375 $375 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  4. 01004 Other 1510(A) 09/15/2017 10/20/2017 $375 $375 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  5. 01005 Other 1512(B) 09/15/2017 10/11/2017 $280 $280 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  6. 01006 Other 1512(I) 09/15/2017 10/11/2017 $280 $280 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  7. 01007 Other 3203(A)(3) 09/15/2017 10/20/2017 $185 $185 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  8. 01008 Other 3276(C)(3) 09/15/2017 $420 $420 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  9. 01009 Other 3276(E)(7) 09/15/2017 $185 $185 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  10. 01010 Other 3276(F) 09/15/2017 10/11/2017 $560 $560 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  11. 01011 Other 4650(E) 09/15/2017 $185 $185 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  12. 01012 Other 5194(H)(2) 09/15/2017 10/20/2017 $560 $560 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  13. 02001 Serious 3203(A)(4) 09/15/2017 10/02/2017 $22,500 $22,500 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  14. 03001 Serious 3328(A)(2) 09/15/2017 $18,000 $18,000 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  15. 04001 Serious 3380(F)(1) 09/15/2017 $9,000 $9,000 $0 09/29/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 98915.015Event: 03/16/2017Plumbing Foreman Is Burned By Hot Water
At 11:45 a.m. on March 16, 2017, Employee #1, a foreman, and Coworker #1, his he lper, both employed by a plumbing contractor, were working at a job site, replac ing/upgrading coils and valves, work that required them to cut pipes without shu tting off the water. They were using "Qwik-Freeze" equipment on a copper pipe c arrying hot water at approximately 185 degrees Fahrenheit. This specialized equ ipment is used to create an ice plug in the pipe so that the water need not be s hut off. Employee #1, standing on a ladder to access the pipe, cut the pipe whi le Coworker #1 handed up tools and parts. A tool Employee #1 was using was inad equate for the job, and so he capped the pipe and left to obtain a new tool. Wh en he returned, as he resumed working, the ice plug failed, and hot water began coming out of the pipe, soaking through Employee #1's gloves. Emergency service s were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for burns to both hands.
Keywords: burn, construction, glove, hand, hot water, installing, pipe, pipe plug, plumbing, ppe
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1221061.015 Hospitalized injury Plumber, pipefitter and steamfiter apprentices

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