Communication Tower Contractor Cited Following Three Fatalities at Miami Worksite

FloridaOSHA cited Tower King II, Inc., for exposing employees to fall and struck-by hazards. Three employees were fatally injured while installing an antenna on a communications tower in Miami. OSHA found that the device that attaches to a tower to hoist loads failed, causing the employees to fall. OSHA proposed penalties of $12,934, the maximum allowed under law. For more information, read the news release.