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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 312693229 - Decker Electric Co Inc Electrical Contractors

Inspection Information - Office: Ca San Francisco

Nr: 312693229Report ID: 0950611Open Date: 06/18/2012

Decker Electric Co Inc Electrical Contractors
140 New Montgomery Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
Union Status: Union
SIC: 1731/Electrical Work
NAICS: 238210/Electrical Contractors
Mailing: 1282 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:12/05/2012
Close Case:12/18/2013

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $18,000 $0 $0 $560 $0 $18,560
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $2,560 $0 $2,560
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3395 E 12/06/2012 01/08/2013 $560 $560 $0 12/14/2012 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 02001 Other 1710 J02 12/06/2012 12/11/2012 $2,000 $18,000 $0 12/14/2012 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201186483Event: 06/07/2012Electrician Is Injured When Struck By Falling Equipment
At approximately 11:04 a.m. on June 7, 2012, an electrician at a work site in San Francisco, CA, was facing the northeast direction with the power disconnect of a tower crane in front of him. He was kneeling down while working on the balonga cords of the power disconnect. A 46mm socket and extension fell from the crane and struck him in the back, near the right shoulder blade. He was evaluated by the onsite first aid personnel. He refused treatment from the San Francisco Fire Department. At the time, he was able to rotate his right arm 360 degrees with discomfort. The following day, June 8, 2012, the employee was not feeling well. He called into work and was told to go to an urgent care facility. He was admitted to St. Francis Memorial Hospital and treated for broken ribs and a punctured lung. The accident was reported to the San Francisco District Office of Cal/OSHA by the employer, Decker Electric Co Inc. Electrical Contractors, San Francisco, CA, at 2:26 p.m. on June 11, 2012.
Keywords: lung, construction, electrical work, cord connector, rib, struck by, falling object, crane, puncture
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 312693229 Hospitalized injury Fracture Electricians

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