OSHA cites Treeman Landscaping for safety violations which caused a fatal work injury on April 21, 2010, when an employee had contact with a high-voltage power line while cutting a tree. The proposed OSHA penalties total $119,700.00, which include two willfull, seven serious, and three other-than-serious violations. OSHA ‘s Pittsburgh office stated that the proper precautions were not taken to protect employees.
Employees who suffer a work injury may be entitled to workers compensation benefits. A Pennsylvania workers compensation attorney at Calhoon and Kaminsky P.C., can help determine if you are entitled to workers compensation benefits.