Inspection: 312580814 - Foster Farms

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Modesto
Nr: 312580814Report ID:0950624Open Date: 11/17/2010
Foster Farms
843 Davis St.
Livingston, CA 95334
Union Status: Union
SIC: 0251/Broiler, Fryer, and Roaster Chickens
NAICS: 112320/Broilers and Other Meat Type Chicken Production
Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:PartialAdvanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:SafetyClose Conference:01/13/2011
Close Case:03/16/2011
Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202521027Event: 09/04/2010Employee Suffers Deep Vein Thrombosis
On September 4, 2010, Employee #1 was working at a conveyor that brought chickens into the plant. He leaned on a bar that activated the conveyor. It took approximately 5.5 lbs of force to move the bar. Employee #1 worked at that station for approximately two hours per day. Employee #1 was hospitalized for a deep vein thrombosis that was not due to the work environment.
Keywords: conveyor, food packaging mach
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 312580814 Hospitalized injury Other Laborers, except construction