OSHA Compliance / Industrial Safety

OSHA calls Pennsylvania factory a 'severe violator'

Jul 09, 2019

The day in May 2015 that the feds fined serial violator William “Billy” Lloyd $822,000 for numerous infractions, the Montgomeryville company owner said he shut himself in his office, mixed himself a vodka screwdriver, and “went berserk.”

The cause of that run-in: Ten months earlier, Lloyd Industries factory worker Josh Elbode, then 21, had lost parts of three fingers on his right hand when they were “crunched off” by a steel-bending press.

Read the full story, "OSHA calls this Montgomeryville factory a 'severe violator,'" at inquirer.com. 

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