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Violation Detail

Standard Cited:5A0001 OSH Act General Duty Paragraph

Violation Items

Nr: 1348166.015 Citation: 01001 Issuance: 02/19/2019 ReportingID: 0420600

Viol Type:Serious NrInstances:1 Contest Date:
Abatement Date:04/05/2019 5 Nr Exposed:4 Final Order:03/14/2019
Initial Penalty: $13,260.00 REC:A Emphasis:
Current Penalty: $13,260.00 Gravity:10 Haz Category:

Substance: 8320 Heat Stress - Dry
Substance: 8330 Heat Stress
Substance: 8891 Humidity, Relative

Penalty and Failure to Abate Event History
Type Event Date Penalty Abatement Type FTA Insp
Penalty Z: Issued 02/19/2019 $13,260.00 04/05/2019 Serious  

Text For Citation: 01 Item/Group: 001 Hazard:

OSH ACT of 1970 Section (5)(a)(1): The employer did not furnish employment and a place of employment which were free from recognized hazards that were causing or likely to cause death or serious physical harm to employees in that employees were exposed to the hazard of heat-related illness: a) On or about August 25, 2018, employees performing landscape work at multiple jobsites throughout Venice, Florida, were exposed to excessive heat with a calculated Wet Bulb Globe Temperature (WBGT) ranging from 83.6 to 89.5°F (28.7°C to 31.9 °C) while working outdoors performing moderate manual labor.

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