OSHA fines a New Jersey company for failure to certify their powered industrial truck operators
(Fork Lift operators)
Posted by OSHA- June 5, 2019, 3:28 PM
Employer contests a repeat citation with a fine of $37,885. The repeat citation includes the alleged violation of 29 C.F.R. 1910.178(l)(6), for failure to certify that all employees operating powered industrial trucks have been trained and evaluated as required by Paragraph (l) of this standard. (No. 19-0676)
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On Site: Your local safety representative can provide the training at your location.