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Bruin Roofing, Inc., McKees Rocks, Pa.

Oct. 9, 2019, 8:58 PM

Employer contests a repeat citation with a fine of $9,093 and a serious citation with a fine of $4,546. The repeat citation includes the alleged violation of 29 C.F.R. 1926.501(a)(2), for failure to determine if the walking/working surfaces on which employees are to work have the strength and structural integrity to support employees safely. The serious citation includes the alleged violation of 29 C.F.R. 1926.501(b)(4)(i), for failure to guard holes in walking/working surfaces more than six feet above the ground by use of personal fall arrest systems, covers, or guardrail systems. (No. 19-1407)

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