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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1228868.015 - San Francisco Public Utilities Commission

Inspection Information - Office: Ca San Francisco

Nr: 1228868.015Report ID: 0950611Open Date: 05/01/2017

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
Madrid & Geneva Sts.
San Francisco, CA 94112
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 926130/ Regulation and Administration of Communications, Electric, Gas, and Other Utilities
Mailing: 1990 Newcomb Ave. , San Francisco, CA 94124

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:08/28/2017
Close Case:10/19/2017

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $1,000 $0 $1,000
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
Deleted 1. 01001 Other 3380(F)(1)(A) 09/01/2017 10/16/2017 $0 $1,000 $0 09/15/2017 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 96516.015Event: 03/29/2017Employee Burns Leg While Cutting Bolts And Later Is Hospital
At 10:30 a.m. on March 29, 2017, an employee was prepping his truck next to the worksite and watched an operator take a plate from a hole in the ground. The employee entered the ditch and began cutting bolts of a valve that needed to be replaced by using an oxy/acetylene torch. The employee suffered a second degree burn approximately ? inch long when a piece of hot slag fell onto his left leg and burned through his coveralls. The employee was later hospitalized on April 12, 2017, for a leg infection.
Keywords: acetylene torch, burn, infection, ditch, welder, valve
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1228868.015 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Welders and cutters

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