Industrial Safety

Fresh Mark plant in OH cited, fined for OSHA violations prior to ICE raids

By WKYC (Cleveland, OH)

Jul 16, 2018

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About one week prior to a raid that led to the arrests of dozens of its employees, Fresh Mark was cited by the U.S. Dept. of Labor for three sets of Occupational Safety and Health Act violations.

According to a letter issued to Fresh Mark on June 11, the company's Canton plant was hit with $211,194 in fines for violations dating back to December 2017, when a worker was killed after becoming caught in an auger while clearing a jammed machine. 

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