Weights Measures and Other Tests

$447.50 / year

This dataset features detailed information about DCA (Department of Consumer Affairs) inspections of scales, measuring devices, pricing and other equipment.

Complexity

The Weights & Measures Program has the responsibility for ensuring fairness in all commercial transactions involving weighing and measuring devices. The Department also maintains a Metrology Laboratory which certifies weighing and measuring testing equipment to validate the accuracy of these standards. The lab certification services are available for government, commercial and private entities.
Legal metrology means that part of metrology which treats units of weighment and measurement, methods of weighment and measurement and weighing and measuring instruments, in relation to the mandatory technical and legal requirements which have the objects of ensuring public guarantee from the point of view of security and accuracy of the weighments and measurements.
Responsibility of the Centre and the States in relation to weights and measures
Weights and measure unit in the Department under the Ministry of Food and Consumer Affairs
Legal Arrangement
Enforcement
Training of personnel
Regional Reference Standards Laboratories
International Co-operation

Date Created

2016-07-25

Last Modified

2019-07-06

Version

2019-07-06

Update Frequency

Annual

Temporal Coverage

2019

Spatial Coverage

United States

Source

John Snow Labs; New York City Open Data;

Source License URL

Source License Requirements

N/A

Source Citation

N/A

Keywords

Weights and Measures, Inspection of Scales, Measure Devices, Weights and Measures Prices, Weight Equipments

Other Titles

Weights, Measures, and Other Tests, Department of Consumer Affairs, Department of Consumer Affairs Weights and Measures

NameDescriptionTypeConstraints
Record_IDAn identification number assigned by DCA (Department of Consumer Affairs) to record each inspection. For DCA office tracking purposes.string-
Business_NamePrimary Business Name.string-
IndustryThe category that describes the business.string-
Certificate_NumberCertificate number issued to the business upon inspection. Note that there may be multiple certificate numbers for a single inspection.numberlevel : Nominal
Inspection_DateDate when DCA conducted inspection.date-
Inspection_ResultResult of inspection (e.g., No Violation Issued, Violation Issued, Pass, Fail)string-
Test_TypeThe test performed and the type of equipment tested.string-
Approved_ItemsThe number of items that passed the inspection.numberlevel : Ratio
DCA_Condemned_ItemsThe number of items that DCA condemned.integerlevel : Ratio
DCA_Confiscated_ItemsThe number of items that DCA confiscated.integerlevel : Ratio
NotesThis section is used only if the Inspection Result is “Fail” and the Test Type is “MISC FUEL OIL CHECK-94.” It provides an explanation of why the fuel oil truck was condemned.string-
Building_NumberThe building number of the business’s address.string-
StreetThe street name of the business’s address.string-
CityThe city where the business is located.string-
State_AbbreviationThe state where the business is located.string-
Zip_CodeThe zip code where the business is located.integerlevel : Nominal
UnitThe unit number of the business’s address.string-
LatitudeLatitude of business’s address.number-
LongitudeLongitude of business’s address.number-
Record IDBusiness NameIndustryCertificate NumberInspection DateInspection ResultTest TypeApproved ItemsDCA Condemned ItemsDCA Confiscated ItemsNotesBuilding NumberStreetCityState AbbreviationZip CodeUnitLatitudeLongitude
61735-2018-ENFOCITGO MART INCGas Station-Retail - 815400052492018-12-06PassNOZZLE TEST STAGE 2-8863400BAYCHESTER AVEBRONXNY1047540.87919254-73.83756508
16390-2019-ENFOTHE TJX COMPANIES, INC.Megastore - 82130883292019-03-19PassSCANNER-6991.0410GATEWAY DRBROOKLYNNY1123940.65287699-73.87705636
59386-2018-ENFOAAA ROCKAWAY GAS INCGas Station-Retail - 815400080022018-12-10PassCURB SIGN-84112824ROCKAWAY BLVDSOUTH OZONE PARKNY1142040.67508095-73.80957823
62566-2018-ENFOJUAN FERMINGrocery-Retail - 80830858772018-12-10PassTEST PURCHASE-6271.038JEFFERSON STNEW YORKNY1000240.712995-73.98852925
61741-2018-ENFOSOUNDVIEW PETROLEUM INC.Gas Station-Retail - 815400052502018-12-06FailAIR PUMP-891902SOUNDVIEW AVEBRONXNY1047340.82310202-73.86791499
59576-2018-ENFOLAHORE SERVICE STATION, INC.Gas Station-Retail - 815400080032018-12-11PassAIR PUMP-8923602SNYDER AVEBROOKLYNNY1120340.64927825-73.94348301
61741-2018-ENFOSOUNDVIEW PETROLEUM INC.Gas Station-Retail - 815400052502018-12-06FailNO FEE GAS PUMP-804902SOUNDVIEW AVEBRONXNY1047340.82310202-73.86791499
61741-2018-ENFOSOUNDVIEW PETROLEUM INC.Gas Station-Retail - 815400052502018-12-06FailMISC GAS CHECK-934902SOUNDVIEW AVEBRONXNY1047340.82310202-73.86791499
61567-2018-ENFOPAK GAS LLCGas Station-Retail - 815400097832018-12-10PassMISC GAS CHECK-935895BEDFORD AVEBROOKLYNNY1120540.69338126-73.95589386
62377-2018-ENFONEW YORK GIFTS AND SOUVENIRS INC.Misc Non-Food Retail - 81730927202018-12-07PassTEST PURCHASE-6215505TH AVENEW YORKNY1003640.75562523-73.97933582