TITLE

OSHA Hits Pittsburgh, Boston Firms for Willful Violations

PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;10/23/2006, Vol. 257 Issue 16, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a $63,000 fine proposed by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) against Massaro Corp. for using an unsafe elevator involved in a fatal accident in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. OSHA classified the alleged safety violation as willful due to the presence of openings in the elevator's doors and its failure to meet even minimum safety standards. Massaro president Joe Massaro III contested the willful designation and penalty.
ACCESSION #
22985576

 

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