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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $18,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $18,000
Current Penalty $18,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $18,000
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 23200002 A 09/18/2007 10/22/2007 $18,000 $18,000 $0 10/25/2007 J - ALJ Decision

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202485561 Event: 05/16/2007Employee Is Injured In Arc Flash Fire
On May 16, 2007, Employee #1, an electrician, was working in an energized wall mounted 120/208 V panel. As he was removing an old 3-pole breaker, an arc flash fire occurred in the panel. Employee #1 secured the fire; however, he received several third-degree burns throughout his body. Emergency services were contacted and Employee #1 was taken to UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, California, where he was hospitalized and treated for third-degree burns on both hands, as well as on his left arm, chin, and side of his face.
Keywords: burn, electric arc, ppe, electrician, fire, electrical work, lockout, electrical box
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 310412663 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Electricians

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