California Cites Roofing Company for Safety Violations

CaliforniaCalifornia OSHA issued four citations and $77,200 in penalties to California Premier Roofscapes in Escondido for exposing workers to fall hazards. Cal/OSHA inspectors determined that the company failed to: inspect a rope grab fall arrest before use; train workers on fall hazards; and provide required guardrail, safety net, or personal fall arrest systems. The company was cited six times in the past four years for exposing workers to fatal falls. For more information, see the news release.