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The OSHA report

OSHA reports •    Affordable Quality and Excellence, Wauwatosa, reached a formal settlement with OSHA on March 30 to pay a $2,000 scaffolding-training citation, a $1,400 general-safety-and-health-provisions citation and 10 scaffolding citations, totaling $17,000. The company was issued the citations July ...

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New lead paint rules send builders to school

Sean Ryan sean.ryan@dailyreporter.com New federal rules are sending contractors to the classroom for more lead paint training, but there’s a deadline for graduation. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is requiring builders meet higher safety standards — training supervisors, building tents ...

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State doubles up on asbestos oversight

Sean Ryan sean.ryan@dailyreporter.com The state should have combined its two asbestos-inspection programs, abatement company owners say, before hitting up contractors for new certification fees. Wisconsin has two sets of regulators for asbestos-abatement projects. The Wisconsin Department of Health and Family ...

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