Judge Hammers Company for Firing Worker Where Boss Violated LOTO
- Created: Tuesday, 06 May 2014 16:34
- Published: Tuesday, 06 May 2014 16:34
By Ellen Smith
ALJ Jacqueline Bulluck raised a proposed fine of $30,000 to $45,000 against a company for firing a known whistleblower after the company tried to hold the rank-and-file miner responsible for his supervisor’s breach of the lock-out tag-out policy.