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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 126200104 - B&B Pallet Pallet Co Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Pico Rivera

Nr: 126200104Report ID: 0950642Open Date: 09/08/2011

B&B Pallet Pallet Co Inc
439 E Carlin Ave
Compton, CA 90222
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2448/Wood Pallets and Skids
NAICS: 321920/Wood Container and Pallet Manufacturing

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:10/06/2011
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:01/06/2012

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 3 4
Current Violations 1 3 4
Initial Penalty $4,725 $0 $0 $835 $0 $5,560
Current Penalty $4,725 $0 $0 $835 $0 $5,560
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 10/06/2011 11/08/2011 $335 $335 $0 -
  2. 01002 Other 3650 T07 10/06/2011 11/08/2011 $250 $250 $0 -
  3. 01003 Other 3668 A02 10/06/2011 11/08/2011 $250 $250 $0 -
  4. 02001 Serious 3650 T03 10/04/2011 10/07/2011 $4,725 $4,725 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202457339Event: 04/19/2011Employee'S Legs Are Fractured When Run Over By Forklift
At approximately 2:30 p.m. on April 19, 2011, Employee #1, a truck driver with B & B Pallet Co., Inc. (a wooden pallet manufacturer and wood chip recycler) rode on the side of a forklift to a propane tank storage area. He stepped off the forklift and moved to the back of the forklift to disconnect the propane tank. The forklift operator was unaware that Employee #1 had dismounted. When the operator turned, Employee #1 jumped out of the way and fell to the ground on his right side. Employee #1's legs were run over by the forklift. He was hospitalized St. Francis Medical Center for fractures of his left foot and his right tibia and fibula.
Keywords: fracture, tibia, riding on equipment, industrial truck, run over, storage area, communication, inattention, leg, truck driver
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 126200104 Hospitalized injury Fracture Truck drivers, heavy

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