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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $20,250 $0 $0 $5,000 $0 $25,250
Current Penalty $16,200 $0 $0 $5,000 $0 $21,200
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) 07/27/2018 08/22/2018 $5,000 $5,000 $0 08/24/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order
  2. 02001 Serious 3704 07/27/2018 08/08/2018 $16,200 $20,250 $0 08/24/2018 O - Administrative Law Judge Order

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 107695.015 Event: 02/08/2018Employee Is Injured When Struck By Steel Rack
At 1:30 p.m. on February 8, 2018, an employee was completing cutting metal chann els and sections for an order he was completing. He was using a steel rack with rolling wheels, which stood approximately 8 feet tall on both side. The employee had completed his cutting of the channel and steel pipe and had completed loadi ng onto the rolling steel rack and was trying to move the steel rack with all th e channel and steel pipe around some metal guides in the ground but could not be cause a broken down forklift had been put in area where he normally worked. The employee attempted to roll the metal rack around a broken forklift by pushing t he fully loaded metal rack that was mostly loaded on one side around the steel g uide tracks on the ground causing the employee to push the loaded steel rack ont o an unleveled ground causing the steel rack to tip back onto himself. The emplo yee sustained fractures to his lower lumbar and vertebrae's. He was taken to the ER and hospitalized at Inland Valley Regional Medical Center.
Keywords: back, falling object, fracture, struck by, vertebra
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1316868.015 Hospitalized injury Occupation Not Listed

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