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Tyson Foods faces $263K in fines after report of amputation also exposes chemical, fall and fire hazards at Texas plant

 

An employee of Tyson Foods Inc. in Center, Texas, suffered an amputation when his finger became stuck in an unguarded conveyor belt.

 

In the past 50+ years, IMOCO has gone from a startup in a small metal building in Hendersonville to providing industrial and mechanical contracting all over the southeastern US. Thanks to the dedication and know-how of project managers like Kevin Sawyer, we continue to develop new long-term relationships throughout our home region and beyond.

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New Jersey contractors face more than $291,000 in fines after exposing employees to falls in two separate incidents

 

Inspections of four worksites found that this construction company did not provide fall protection for its workers, exposing them to imminent danger. OSHA also issued repeated citations involving failure to provide personal protective equipment, improper use of portable ladders at the worksites, and failure to conduct frequent and regular worksite inspections.

IMOCO prides itself on meeting our clients’ needs in every phase of industrial and mechanical contracting. As one of our Project Managers, Phillip Sechler brings the versatility of experience needed to provide our clients with unrivaled process piping and equipment installation services.

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Ohio vehicle parts manufacturer faces $536K in penalties for failing to protect workers from machine hazards

 

On his first day on the job, a temporary worker at an automotive parts manufacturer in Mansfield, Ohio suffered partial amputation of two fingers. An OSHA inspection found that Milark Industries Inc. failed to install adequate machine safeguards, which led to the worker's amputation, as well as other machine-related injuries.