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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 125744573 - Sacramento Co. Pwa / Dgs / Facilities Management

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Sacramento

Nr: 125744573Report ID: 0950621Open Date: 10/30/2001

Sacramento Co. Pwa / Dgs / Facilities Management
9661 Conservation Road
Sacramento, CA 95827
Union Status: Union
SIC: 4939/Combination Utilities, Not Elsewhere Classified
Mailing: 10545 Armstrong Ave., Ste. 202c, Mather, CA 95655

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Health Close Conference:04/17/2002
Close Case:02/13/2004

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $50,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $50,000
Current Penalty $21,375 $0 $0 $0 $0 $21,375
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 3311 A 04/18/2002 05/21/2002 $3,375 $25,000 $0 05/02/2002 J - ALJ Decision
  2. 02001 Serious 3311 B 04/18/2002 04/26/2002 $18,000 $25,000 $0 05/02/2002 J - ALJ Decision

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201171519Event: 10/24/2001Employee Burned In Boiler Flareback
Employee #1 found a boiler, which was turned on, to be cool. He flipped the switch to turn the system off and squatted down to check the pilot light. He was caught in a flareback as the unvented gas ignited. He suffered second and third degree burns to his hands, arms, and face and was hospitalized.
Keywords: burn, venting, gas, explosion, flashback, arm, face, hand
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 125744573 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Stationary engineers

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