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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 315531459 - Gsm Retail

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Santa Ana District Office

Nr: 315531459Report ID: 0950631Open Date: 10/29/2012

Gsm Retail
119 Waterworks Way
Irvine, CA 92618
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2331/Women's, Misses', and Juniors' Blouses and Shirts
NAICS: 315212/ Women's, Girls', and Infants' Cut and Sew Apparel Contractors
Mailing: 117 Waterworks Way, Irvine, CA 92618

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:02/25/2013
Close Case:03/12/2013

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 4
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $2,385 $0 $2,385
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $2,385 $0 $2,385
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 3650 T07 02/27/2013 03/04/2013 $700 $700 $0 -
  2. 01002 Other 3650 T12 02/27/2013 03/04/2013 $750 $750 $0 -
  3. 01003 Other 3668 A02 02/27/2013 03/04/2013 $375 $375 $0 -
  4. 01004 Other 3668 A02 02/27/2013 03/04/2013 $560 $560 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202555207Event: 09/26/2012Warehouse Worker Is Pinned Between Forklift And Storage Rack
On September 26, 2012, an Employee #1 was working as a warehouse tagger for a manufacturer of casual clothing. Employee #1 was a direct hire of the employer. She was pulling orders from warehouse racks and stacking them on a hand truck. A coworker, who was also pulling orders, retrieved a forklift and was backing it up in the same aisle in which Employee #1 was working. He backed the forklift to the right, behind a pallet stacked high with goods, and struck Employee #1, who was pulling orders directly behind the pallet. Her hand truck partly shielded her from the forklift, but she was momentarily pinned between the forklift and a warehouse rack upright before the coworker saw her and pulled the forklift forward. Employee #1 sustained a fractured pelvis, five fractured ribs, and two fractured vertebrae. She was hospitalized for treatment of her injuries. The incident was reported later the same day.
Keywords: fracture, ind trk operator, warehouse, caught between, industrial truck, pelvis, pallet, storage rack, vertebra, backing up
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 315531459 Hospitalized injury Fracture Order clerks

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