June 28, 2022

Delaware OSHA is hunting for Residential Violations!

Homebuilders & Residential Contractors in Delaware, especially Kent County, are actively being targeted for “Imminent Danger” violations by OSHA. Procedures in the OSHA Field Operations Manual are being bypassed. There have been at least 4 instances recently where two compliance...

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September 05, 2019

VOSH $304,130 Silica Citation!

Wow, talk about a big citation. VOSH has issued 5 citations and a $304,130 penalties to Lanford Brothers Company for exposing their workers to Respirable Crystalline Silica hazards while using jackhammers to remove concrete from bridge piers. The inspection revealed...

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April 16, 2018

Virginia Fines Painting Company Following Worker Electrocution

The Virginia Occupational Safety and Health (VOSH) Program issued four citations and $152,144 in penalties to Johnny Marenco Andasol and Darwin Marenco Andasol in Alexandria after a worker was electrocuted when an unguarded metal extension ladder made contact with a power line....

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February 16, 2018

Virginia Fines Company for Scaffolding Violations

Virginia Occupational Safety and Health (VOSH) issued $48,400 in penalties to United Building Envelope Restoration in Manassas Park for exposing workers to fall hazards from unsafe scaffolding. VOSH inspectors concluded that the company failed to inspect the scaffolding before every shift;...

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