Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 1230750.015 - Pacific Steel Group

Inspection Information - Office: Ca American Canyon District Office

Nr: 1230750.015Report ID: 0950615Open Date: 05/04/2017

Pacific Steel Group
4700 Main Stnull
Oakley, CA 94561
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 238120/Structural Steel and Precast Concrete Contractors
Mailing: 2755 S Willow Avenull, Bloomington, CA 92316

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Health Close Conference:10/06/2017
Close Case:12/11/2019

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 5 5
Current Violations 1 2 3
Initial Penalty $52,650 $0 $0 $0 $0 $52,650
Current Penalty $16,200 $0 $0 $3,750 $0 $19,950
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3395(D)(1) 10/06/2017 $750 $6,750 $0 10/27/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
Deleted 2. 02001 Serious 3395(E) 10/06/2017 $6,750 $6,750 $0 10/27/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  3. 03001 Serious 3395(G)(2) 10/06/2017 $16,200 $16,200 $0 10/27/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  4. 04001 Other 3395(H)(1) 10/06/2017 $3,000 $16,200 $0 10/27/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
Deleted 5. 05001 Serious 3395(H)(2) 10/06/2017 $6,750 $6,750 $0 10/27/2017 O - Administrative Law Judge Order

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 99569.015Event: 05/03/2017Worker Handling Rebar Is Sickened By Heat Stroke
At 2:50 p.m. on May 3, 2017, Employee #1, a new apprentice and Coworker #1, empl oyed by a steel reinforcing company, were working at a multiemployer constructio n project for a storage building. It was Employee #1's third day working for th e employer. They were in a trench/ditch and assembling steel rebar reinforcemen ts for the building's footings. Employee #1 had been working since 9:00 a.m. T hroughout the day, he and Coworker #1 had been moving 30-foot-long Number 5 reba r, each weighing approximately 30 pounds, plus other materials. They had been p lacing the rebar in trenches and then tying them. Just prior to the incident, E mployee #1 and Coworker #1 had each moved 30 rebar, six bars per load, and plac ed them in a trench. As they began tying the bars, Coworker #1 saw that Employe e #1 was slouched over, able to respond verbally but unable to move. Site worke rs carried Employee #1 to an unfinished construction shade structure, where Empl oyee #1 lost consciousness. They administered first aid by applying cool water to his torso and called emergency services. Emergency services arrived and tran sported Employee #1 to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for heat strok e and renal (kidney) failure. The subsequent investigation determined that Empl oyee #1 had rehydrated during a morning work break.
Keywords: construction, heat, heat stroke, kidney, material handling, rebar, work rules
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1230750.015 Hospitalized injury Construction laborers

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.