Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 125872986 - International Storage

Inspection Information - Office: Ca San Diego

Nr: 125872986Report ID: 0950632Open Date: 07/26/2005

International Storage
1049 Taberna Vista Rd
Alpine, CA 91901
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 5046/Commercial Equipment, Not Elsewhere Classified
NAICS: 423440/Other Commercial Equipment Merchant Wholesalers

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:12/28/2005
Close Case:07/07/2009

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 3 4
Current Violations 1 3 4
Initial Penalty $12,600 $0 $0 $5,390 $0 $17,990
Current Penalty $12,600 $0 $0 $5,390 $0 $17,990
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3203 A 12/30/2005 02/01/2006 $225 $225 $0 01/26/2006 D - Govt Dismissed
  2. 01002 Other 3668 A02 12/30/2005 02/01/2006 $165 $165 $0 01/26/2006 D - Govt Dismissed
  3. 01003 Other 342 A 12/30/2005 01/12/2006 $5,000 $5,000 $0 01/26/2006 D - Govt Dismissed
  4. 02001 Serious 3241 C 12/30/2005 01/20/2006 $12,600 $12,600 $0 01/26/2006 D - Govt Dismissed

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201069101Event: 07/25/2005Employee Is Killed From Asphyxia
At approximately 4:00 p.m. on July 25, 2005, Employee #1, a storage yard manager for a wholesale racking system supplier, was tying metal shelving units together that were stored on wood posts on the ground in an upright position. Each rack measured 38-feet long by 4-feet wide and weighed 270 lbs. While he was tying the units together, three of the metal shelves fell and pinned Employee #1 beneath them with his head and chest resting against a smaller pile of racks on the ground. Two coworkers found Employee #1 and contacted emergency services. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the storage yard by paramedics.
Keywords: chest, head, asphyxiated, pinned, caught between, struck by, falling object
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 125872986 Fatality Asphyxia Supervisors; distrib., sched'g & adjusting clerks

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.