The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited a Cincinnati stone manufacturer again for exposing workers to amputation hazards. OSHA imposed penalties worth $ 203,826 on Sims Lohman Inc. The regulator had also cited the company for similar violations last year. It determined that the company failed to ensure its employees followed machine safety procedures. The company was also neglecting the enforcement of machine guarding and lockout/tagout procedures and was also improperly storing flammable liquids. Sims Lohman Inc has 15 business days to either pay the fine or contest the charges in front of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission.
Read more: https://www.osha.gov/news/newsreleases/region5/09092021