Failing To Protect

Cory, Jim
June 2013
Remodeling;Jun2013, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p68
The article informs that the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Region 5, charged Chicago roofer Woodridge Enterprises Inc. with a fine of 47,960 U.S. dollars for eight violations of lack of protection. It states that to avoid being fined, roofers must develop a written fall protection program describing safety practices and use guard rails and fall arrest when working six feet or more off the ground.


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