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Georgia Company Cited by DOL After Injuries Reveal Hazards

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited Elringklinger USA Inc. for exposing workers to electrical, fall, and noise hazards. Proposed penalties total $308,906.

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This information illustrates why Safety Toolbox Talks are so important, and why they are presented at every Local Union meeting. While this story focuses on a Georgia manufacturer, it still applies to construction. We are committed to keeping you informed on safety issues.

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