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Inspection: 313513244 - C Clunn Consulting, Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Ca San Bernardino

Nr: 313513244Report ID: 0950633Open Date: 07/08/2011

C Clunn Consulting, Inc
Sw Of 32nd Ave & Stevenson Blvd
Blythe, CA 92225
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 0761/Farm Labor Contractors and Crew Leaders
NAICS: 115115/Farm Labor Contractors and Crew Leaders
Mailing: 540 Olive Ave, Holtville, CA 92250

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Health Close Conference:01/05/2012
Close Case:

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident102748258    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2 4
Current Violations 1 1 2 4
Initial Penalty $3,375 $70,000 $750 $74,125
Current Penalty $335 $20,000 $750 $21,085
FTA Amount

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3203 B02 01/05/2012 01/10/2012 $375 $375 $0 -
  2. 01002 Other 3395 E04 01/05/2012 01/10/2012 $375 $375 $0 -
  3. 02001 Willful 3203 A 01/05/2012 01/10/2012 $20,000 $70,000 $0 01/17/2012 F - Formal Settlement
  4. 03001 Serious 3395 E02 01/05/2012 01/10/2012 $335 $3,375 $0 01/17/2012 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202633756Event: 07/07/2011Farm Laborer Dies Of Heat-Related Illness
At approximately 2:15 p.m. on July 7, 2011, Employee #1, with C. Clunn Consulting, Inc., was operating a tractor and packing cantaloupes. He operated the tractor for approximately 3 hours and then took turns with a coworker packing boxes of cantaloupes and stacking full boxes on a harvesting machine. Near the end of his shift, Employee #1 collapsed while sitting on the harvesting machine. He was transported in an air-conditioned private vehicle to Palo Verde Hospital approximately 4.9 miles away. Later that day, Employee #1 was airlifted to Good Samaritan Hospital, where he died the next day of a heat-related illness.
Keywords: agriculture, heat, heat exhaustion, heat stroke, harvester, fruit packing, tractor, farm machinery
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 313513244 Fatality Heat Exhaustion Laborers, except construction

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