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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $560 $0 $560
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $335 $0 $335
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 1675 B 12/18/2012 12/21/2012 $335 $560 $0 01/04/2013 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202656583 Event: 06/20/2012Worker On Disassembled Ladder Falls, Fractures Jaw And Wrist
On June 20, 2012, an employee, of Building Materials Holding Corp. dba BMC, a company involved in construction of framing for new homes, was working at a new residential building site. The employee took apart an extension ladder, identified as a 32 foot Werner D6332-2 Mk 6, rated 300 lbs. He used the top part of the ladder, which had no feet for footing. The employee also did not secure the ladder. While the employee was using the ladder inside the front entry of the house, the ladder slipped. The employee, who was approximately 10 feet above the ground, fell. He was hospitalized with a fractured jaw and fractured wrist. No other employees of this company witnessed the accident, but a plumber did witness the accident. This accident was reported to Cal/OSHA on June 20, 2012.
Keywords: dismantling, carpenter, ladder, slip, construction, fall, fall protection, face, wrist
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 314831215 Hospitalized injury Fracture Construction trades, n.e.c.

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