California 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 roofing 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.
The simplicity of our Safety Inspection app will increase inspection frequency which leads to a safer work site. You’ll identify hazards and/or unsafe behaviors in real-time which allows management to take a more proactive approach to prevent accidents or OSHA violations.
The Safety-Reports mobile inspection app helps your organization maintain compliance with applicable safety regulations which greatly reduces the likelihood of receiving a citation. Furthermore, data collected using our app has proven to help ‘vacate’ or at least reduce the severity of citations.
Using the Safety-Reports mobile inspection app will cut report writing time significantly! You simply click ‘yes’ or ‘no’ on the applicable checklist items and submit your report. Our templates come with pre-loaded observations and recommendations that virtually eliminate report writing time.
Also, check out our CalOSHA checklist!