Occupational Safety and Health Administration levies nearly $424,000 fine against Texas company
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According to Safety News Alert, their violations included:
- 6 egregious (per-instance) willful violations for failing to protect workers in an excavation from a cave-in
- Failure to remove debris from the edge of the excavation
- Failure to provide a safe means to get in and out of the excavation for workers
- Failure to conduct atmospheric testing inside excavations after a sewer leak
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