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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 125647800 - Bay Area Maintenance

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Oakland

Nr: 125647800Report ID: 0950614Open Date: 09/03/1997

Bay Area Maintenance
24805 Amador St
Hayward, CA 94545
Union Status: Union
SIC: 7349/Building Cleaning and Maintenance Services, Not Elsewhere
Mailing: 1107 Shasta St., Redwood City, CA 94063

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:09/03/1997
Close Case:04/05/2005

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident361625049    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2 4
Current Violations 1 3 4
Initial Penalty $8,000 $0 $0 $400 $0 $8,400
Current Penalty $4,000 $0 $0 $500 $0 $4,500
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 342 A 11/13/1997 12/13/1997 $200 $200 $0 -
  2. 01002 Other 3203 B02 11/13/1997 12/13/1997 $200 $200 $0 -
  3. 02001 Other 3286 A02 11/13/1997 11/18/1997 $100 $4,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  4. 03001 Serious 3286 A04 11/13/1997 11/18/1997 $4,000 $4,000 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170726962Event: 04/22/1997Employee'S Back Fractured In Fall With Boatswain'S Chair
At approximately 11:00 a.m. on April 22, 1997, Employee #1, a window cleaner for Bay Area Maintenance, was working at a site in Hayward, CA, when the boatswain's chair he was using fell four stories to the ground. He suffered a fractured back and was immediately transported to Eden Medical Center. Apparently, the O-ring connection had not been checked, and its failure caused the chair to fall. The employer was cited for a serious, accident-related violation of T8CCR 3286(a)(2) and T8CCR 3286(a)(4).
Keywords: window washer, fracture, rigging, bosun chair, unsecured, work rules, back, fall
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 125647800 Hospitalized injury Fracture Vehicle washers and equipment cleaners

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