WASHINGTON, DC (DirectSourceNews) – Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic through Oct. 8, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited 85 establishments for violations relating to coronavirus, resulting in proposed penalties totaling $1,222,156.
OSHA inspections have resulted in the agency citing employers for violations, including failures to:
OSHA has already announced citations relating to 62 establishments, which can be found at dol.gov/newsroom. In addition to those establishments, the 23 establishments below have received coronavirus-related citations totaling $309,023 from OSHA relating to one or more of the above violations from Oct. 1 to Oct. 8, 2020. OSHA provides more information about individual citations at its Establishment Search website, which it updates periodically.
|Leisure Care LLC||1474643||Woodbridge||Connecticut||$13,494|
|Braden River Rehabilitation Center LLC||1472723||Bradenton||Florida||$8,675|
|Healthcare Services Group Inc.||1474330||Bradenton||Florida||$9,639|
|Beacon Health Management LLC||1475739||Thomaston||Georgia||$3,856|
|Providence SNF Operators LLC||1488657||Thomaston||Georgia||$8,097|
|Presence Chicago Hospitals Network dba Amita Health Saint Joseph Hospital Chicago||1472284||Chicago||Illinois||$13,494|
|Baypointe Rehab Center LLC||1474378||Brockton||Massachusetts||$12,145|
|Atlantic Health System Inc.||1475728||Summit||New Jersey||$0|
|Christian Health Care Center||1473817||Wyckoff||New Jersey||$23,133|
|2305 Rancocas Road Operations LLC||1476211||Burlington||New Jersey||$15,422|
|Complete Care at Hamilton LLC||1486510||Passaic||New Jersey||$22,555|
|The Buckingham at Norwood Care and Rehabilitation Center LLC||1486490||Norwood||New Jersey||$12,145|
|Highland Care Center Inc.||1472064||Jamaica||New York||$23,133|
|Park Avenue Operating Co. LLC||1472939||Long Beach||New York||$22,555|
|Richmond Medical Center||1477126||Staten Island||New York||$9,639|
|Clearview Operating Co. LLC||1487378||Whitestone||New York||$12,145|
|Clearview Operating Co. LLC||1487383||Whitestone||New York||$22,555|
|Spring Valley Rest Home LLC||1477903||Nanuet||New York||$6,940|
|Rogosin Institute Inc.||1475478||Brooklyn||New York||$23,133|
|Richmond Medical Center||1472429||Staten Island||New York||$9,639|
|The Brooklyn Hospital Center||1473810||Brooklyn||New York||$9,639|
|Athena Orchard View LLC||1475461||Riverside||Rhode Island||$15,423|
|West Oaks Nursing & Rehabilitation Center||1472866||Austin||Texas||$11,567|
Resources are available on the agency’s COVID-19 webpage to help employers comply with these standards.
Under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, employers are responsible for providing safe and healthful workplaces for their employees. OSHA’s role is to help ensure these conditions for America’s working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and providing training, education and assistance. For more information, visit www.osha.gov.
The mission of the Department of Labor is to foster, promote and develop the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers and retirees of the United States; improve working conditions; advance opportunities for profitable employment; and assure work-related benefits and rights.