Wednesday, June 30, 2010

OSHA Safety Citations Update OSHA Fines USPS for Safety Violations at Minneapolis MPC

(06/29/10) Adding to the growing number of safety citations issued to the Postal Service in recent weeks, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) fined the USPS $210,000 for exposing employees to electrical hazards at the Eagan, MN Processing and Distribution Center (P&DC). OSHA issued the Postal Service citations for “severe and ongoing” violations at the facility. Inspectors found employees working on live machinery without proper equipment or training, exposing them to the risk of electric shock.

[full story] | [USPS Also Cited for Violations at Southern Maine PDC]

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