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Inspection: 1265863.015 - Ghirardelli Chocolate Company

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Oakland

Nr: 1265863.015Report ID: 0950614Open Date: 09/25/2017

Ghirardelli Chocolate Company
1111 139th Avenuenull
San Leandro, CA 94578
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 311320/Chocolate and Confectionery Manufacturing from Cacao Beans
Mailing: 1111 139th Avenuenull, San Leandro, CA 94578

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/15/2018
Close Case:03/09/2020

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $60,000 $0 $0 $60,000
Current Penalty $22,500 $0 $0 $1,275 $0 $23,775
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3314(G)(2)(A) 03/19/2018 $1,275 $6,000 $0 03/29/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  2. 02001 Serious 3314(C) 03/19/2018 $22,500 $54,000 $0 03/29/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 102363.015Event: 09/18/2017Employee'S Arm Is Fractured When It Is Pulled Into A Machine
At 2:30 p.m. on September 18, 2017, an employee was cleaning the roller of the c onveyor of the Hamburg Chip Machine for a product changeover. The employee was w earing gloves and got underneath the conveyor to clean the roller with a towel. The employee entered a 22 inch high opening to access the rollers. At this time, the machine was turned off. The employee had finish cleaning part of the roller and with her left hand reached to the power button to rotate the roller and the employee's knee hit the ground and as she reacted her right hand hit the roller which grasped the towel and pulled the employee's right hand into the roller. S he was able to reach the power to turn it off and scream for help. The employee did not de-energize the machine. No guard was in front of the rollers. The emplo yee was hospitalized with a fractured right arm.
Keywords: arm, fracture, guard, lockout, maintenance, roller conveyor
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1265863.015 Hospitalized injury Operations & systems researchers and analysts

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