Inspection: 315075382 - Temp Handbody Farm Labor Service

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Fresno
Nr: 315075382Report ID:0950625Open Date: 06/01/2012
Temp Handbody Farm Labor Service
Hwy 198 & S Yuba Avenue
Coalinga, CA 93210
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 0761/Farm Labor Contractors and Crew Leaders
NAICS: 115115/Farm Labor Contractors and Crew Leaders
Mailing: 275 S Madera Avenue, Kerman, CA 93630
Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:PartialAdvanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:HealthClose Conference:12/03/2012
Emphasis: S:Agriculture (Aship)Close Case:12/03/2012
Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201496528Event: 06/01/2012Farm Worker Loses Consciousness And Dies Of Heat Exhaustion
At 1:45 p.m. on June 1, 2012, an employee was working for Temp Handbody Farm Labor Service, a contractor of farm labor. He was working in an orchard near the town of Huron, CA. He was removing the lower branches of pomegranate trees, when he lost consciousness due to heat exhaustion. He died. Temp Handbody Farm Labor Service notified the Cal/OSHA Fresno District office of the incident on at 4:40 p.m. on the same day.
Keywords: agriculture, unconsciousness, heat exhaustion
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 315075382 Fatality Heat Exhaustion Laborers, except construction