Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Violation Detail

Standard Cited:5A0001 OSH Act General Duty Paragraph

Violation Items

Nr: 1160015.015 Citation: 02001 Issuance: 12/07/2016 ReportingID: 0214500

Viol Type:Serious NrInstances:1 Contest Date:12/14/2016
Abatement Date:01/04/2017 2 Nr Exposed:1 Final Order:03/02/2018
Initial Penalty: $19,205.00 REC:C Emphasis:
Current Penalty: $5,335.00 Gravity:10 Haz Category:

Penalty and Failure to Abate Event History
Type Event Date Penalty Abatement Type FTA Insp
Penalty Z: Issued 12/07/2016 $19,205.00 01/04/2017 Repeat  
Penalty :   12/16/2016 $19,205.00 01/04/2017 Repeat  
Penalty F: Formal Settlement 03/02/2018 $5,335.00 01/04/2017 Serious  

Text For Citation: 02 Item/Group: 001 Hazard:

OSH ACT of 1970 Section (5)(a)(1): The employer did not furnish employment and a place of employment which was free from recognized hazards that were causing or likely to cause death or serious physical harm to employees in that employees were exposed to a struck-by hazard from vehicular traffic while crossing the street: a) East 16th Street: Employees manually push laundry bins loaded with towels and sheets from one building to another building across the street, and are exposed to vehicular traffic. The employer did not ensure that employees were protected from a struck-by hazard, on or about, 7/6/16. b) East 16th Street: During scheduled break periods, employees cross the street throughout the work day to reach the food vending truck and are exposed to vehicular traffic. The employer did not ensure that employees were protected from a struck-by hazard, on or about, 7/6/16 and 9/22/16. Brite Services, Inc. dba Star Laundry was previously cited for a violation of this occupational safety and health standard or its equivalent standard OSH ACT of 1970 Section (5)(a)(1), which was contained in OSHA inspection number 641138, citation number 1, item number 1, and was affirmed as a final order on April 3, 2014, with respect to a workplace located at 421 & 436 East 16th Street, Paterson, New Jersey.

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close