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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 125891895 - West Coast Charter Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Ca San Bernardino

Nr: 125891895Report ID: 0950633Open Date: 12/05/1997

West Coast Charter Inc
10909 Almond Avenue
Fontana, CA 92337
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 4142/Bus Charter Service, Except Local

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:12/05/1997
Close Case:08/18/1998

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 1 3
Current Violations 2 1 3
Initial Penalty $4,060 $0 $0 $225 $0 $4,285
Current Penalty $560 $0 $0 $225 $0 $785
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 12/16/1997 12/19/1997 $225 $225 $0 01/28/1998 W - Empr Withdrew
  2. 02001 Serious 3325 A 12/16/1997 12/19/1997 $560 $560 $0 01/28/1998 W - Empr Withdrew
  3. 03001 Serious 3326 D 12/16/1997 12/19/1997 $0 $3,500 $0 01/28/1998 W - Empr Withdrew

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 125891895Event: 10/01/1997Employee Injured When Tire Explodes During Inflation
At approximately 2:45 p.m. on October 1, 1997, Employee #1 was inflating a tire on a multi-piece rim wheel when the tire exploded. He was struck by pieces of the rim and tire and sustained serious injuries. Employee #1 was transported to Loma Linda University Medical Center, where he was hospitalized for two months. No restraining device, safety cage, tire safety rack, or equivalent protection had been provided.
Keywords: air pressure, work rules, high pressure, restraining device, inflating, multipiece rim wheel, struck by, flying object, tire rim, tire
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 125891895 Hospitalized injury Fracture Bus, truck and stationary engine mechanics

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