Dec. 1, 2021, 7:05 PM
ALJ Home Improvement faces $244,581 in proposed penalties after three federal safety inspections at a Suffern, N.Y., condominium complex found that the Rockland County roofing contractor repeatedly exposed residential roof workers to potentially deadly falls from heights of 18 to 20 feet, according to a Labor Department news release.
The violations include allegations that employees were working without required fall protection as they removed sheathing and performed other roofing tasks.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration had cited the company for fall-related hazards at three other work sites in New York and New Jersey between 2019 and 2021, including …
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