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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1300486.015 - Sutton Enterprises

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Sacramento M&T District Office

Nr: 1300486.015Report ID: 0950651Open Date: 03/08/2018

Sutton Enterprises
4795 Hwy 49
Angels Camp, CA 95222
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 212319/Other Crushed and Broken Stone Mining and Quarrying
Mailing: Po Box 305, Vallecito, CA 95251

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:07/13/2018
Emphasis: S:MiningClose Case:08/17/2020

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 3 3
Current Violations 1 2 3
Initial Penalty $56,700 $0 $0 $0 $0 $56,700
Current Penalty $18,900 $0 $0 $4,200 $0 $23,100
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3650(L) 07/31/2018 08/08/2018 $2,100 $18,900 $0 08/22/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  2. 02001 Other 3650(U) 07/31/2018 08/08/2018 $2,100 $18,900 $0 08/22/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  3. 03001 Serious 6982(F) 07/31/2018 08/08/2018 $18,900 $18,900 $0 08/22/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 104418.015Event: 03/07/2018Employee Is Paralyzed After Falling To The Ground
At 12:30 p.m. on March 7, 2018, an employee was working for a firm that mined or quarried crushed and broken stone. A metal ladder was being moved to provide access to a wash screen plant. The ladder was suspended from a sling and metal chain. It weighed about 40 kilograms (90 pounds). The employee was on an elevated platform aligning the ladder. It came loose from the sling and metal chain. It fell onto the employee. It struck him on the back of his head. The employee was knocked unconscious. He fell over and rolled off the elevated platform, below the mid rail guard. He fell about 5.5 meters (18 feet) to the ground and landed on his head, neck and back area. He broke his neck and six ribs. He sustained quadriplegia and was hospitalized.
Keywords: paralysis, rib, struck by, elevated work platform, falling object, guardrail, neck, head, ladder, fall, unstable load, suspended load
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1300486.015 Hospitalized injury Concussion Mining occupations, n.e.c.

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