Wednesday, December 14, 2011
OSHA Fines Contractor for Not Offering Protective Eyewear
"The contracting firm G.A. Denison & Sons Inc. faces $110,000 in fines for federal safety violations at an Old Lyme work site, the U.S. Department of Labor said Tuesday," according to a post on The Day. "The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited the firm, owned by George A. Denison, for 14 'willful and serious violations,' including working without hard hats and failing to provide protective eyewear. The proposed fines followed an inspection June 7 of a work site at the Old Lyme Fire Department firehouse, OSHA said." Read more.