Monthly Archives: March 2012

OSHA fines Shumate $14,000

OSHA has proposed a $14,000 fine against Shumate Mechanical/Air Conditioning for failure to provide a safe workplace after a worker was killed by a falling pipe at the Benjamin High School construction project last year. Shumate improperly attempted to lift a 20-foot-long pipe by … Continue reading

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MORE CONSTRUCTION DEFECTS, DRUG USE, AND RACISM ALLEGATIONS AGAINST TIC-THE INDUSTRIAL COMPANY

Bechtel construction inspector Michael Klink has filed a complaint charging that TIC — The Industrial Company — provided shoddy construction work at nine of the pumping stations on the high-profile Keystone crude oil pipeline. You can view Klink’s entire complaint … Continue reading

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