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 resting it on scissor-lift guard rails.

View our full report: Contractors’ Critic Spring 2012

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