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OSHA proposes $293,450 in fines SANTA RITA, Guam — The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Guam Industrial Services Inc. in Santa Rita, doing business as Guam Shipyard, for a total of 61 alleged violations … Continue reading

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$73,920 in penalties OSHA has cited Elgin-based Site Maintenance Inc. with willful, repeat and serious safety violations that carry proposed penalties of $73,920.  Based on inspections conducted on April 22 and 30, the company failed to provide employees who worked … Continue reading

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Willful and Serious Violations Found OSHA has cited Longwood-based Collis Roofing, Inc. with three willful and one serious safety violation for exposing workers to fall and other hazards while they were performing roofing work at three residential sites in Jacksonville, … Continue reading

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Lieze Associates, doing business as Eagle Recycling of New Jersey, was cited by OSHA with one repeat and three serious safety violations after a worker’s fingers were amputated in December 2012 at the company’s North Bergen recycling transfer station.  OSHA’s … Continue reading

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No Severe Injuries – $112,500 in Proposed Penalties OSHA has cited C & H Die Casting Inc. with 24 alleged serious violations at its aluminum die cast manufacturing facility in Troy, Texas. The safety and health inspections were conducted under … Continue reading

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Three willful violations found, over $72,000 in proposed penalties OSHA has cited Palm Coast-based GP Roofing & Construction LLC with three willful safety violations for exposing workers to fall and other hazards while they were conducting roofing work at a … Continue reading

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Continental Terminals Inc., based in Jersey City, New Jersey, with 18 alleged safety and health violations at the company’s warehouse in Kearney. OSHA initiated an inspection upon receiving … Continue reading

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OSHA urges employers to plan, equip and train workers to prevent fall hazards OSHA has cited Bridgeport roofing contractor JC Silva Remodeling Services LLC for fall hazards at three worksites in Fairfield County, including one where a worker died February … Continue reading

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OSHA issues ‘call to action’ to New Jersey construction companies to prevent worker falls. A worker falls through a roof into a vat of acid in Clifton, N.J.; A worker falls from the roof on a residential construction site in … Continue reading

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According to the new OSHA webpage in 2010, there were 264 fall fatalities (255 falls to lower level) out of 774 total fatalities in construction. These deaths are preventable. Falls can be prevented and lives can be saved through three … Continue reading

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