The U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently cited Ohio-based Falls Stamping and Welding Co. with a total of 19 safety and health violations including one willful and three repeat offenses. OSHA began an inspection after receiving a complaint alleging a failure to lock out and tag out machinery energy sources at the company's Cleveland metal stamping facility, which exposed workers to amputation hazards. Proposed penalties total $124,740.
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