News Release

U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Announces $913,133 In Coronavirus Violations

WASHINGTON, DC – Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic through Oct. 1, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited 62 establishments for violations, resulting in proposed penalties totaling $913,133.  

OSHA inspections have resulted in the agency citing employers for violations, including failures to:

OSHA has already announced citations relating to 37 establishments, which can be found at dol.gov/newsroom. In addition to those establishments, the 25 establishments below have received coronavirus-related citations totaling $429,064 from OSHA relating to one or more of the above violations from Sept. 25 to Oct. 1, 2020. OSHA provides more information about individual citations at its Establishment Search website, which it updates periodically.

 

Establishment Name

Inspection

Number

City

State

Initial

Penalty

Marion Regional Medical Center Inc.

1472689

Hamilton

Alabama

$9,290

Quest Management Group Inc.

1474518

Tallahassee

Florida

$24,290

Pensacola Care Inc.

1474819

Tallahassee

Florida

$11,567

Alliance Health of Braintree Inc.

1473536

Braintree

Massachusetts

$13,880

Life Care Center of Nashoba Valley

1478339

Littleton

Massachusetts

$21,115

Alliance Health of Brockton Inc.

1474628

Brockton

Massachusetts

$12,145

Hackensack Meridian Health Hospitals Corp.

1472186

Hackensack

New Jersey

$15,422

Essex Residential Care LLC

1472725

West Caldwell

New Jersey

$13,494

Barnert Subacute Rehabilitation Center LLC

1474902

Paterson

New Jersey

$13,494

84 Cold Hill Road Operations LLC

1473525

Mendham

New Jersey

$13,494

Hackensack Meridian Health System

1477909

North Bergen

New Jersey

$13,494

292 Applegarth Road Operations LLC

1487345

Monroe Township

New Jersey

$23,133

1515 Lamberts Mill Road Operations LLC

1472780

Westfield

New Jersey

$26,988

Hackensack Meridian Health Hospitals Corp.

1474520

Hackensack

New Jersey

$9,639

The Matheny School and Hospital

1476359

Peapack

New Jersey

$13,494

IJKG Opco LLC

1477379

Bayonne

New Jersey

$25,061

MPV New Jersey MD Medical Services P.C.

1482167

Nutley

New Jersey

$23,133

Prime Healthcare Services - St. Michael’s LLC

1472330

Newark

New Jersey

$25,061

Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Health

1475320

Toms River

New Jersey

$13,494

St. Barnabas Hospital

1472869

Bronx

New York

$23,133

St. Barnabas Hospital

1473218

Bronx

New York

$23,133

Northwell Health Orzac Center for Rehabilitation

1476726

Valley Stream

New York

$23,133

Hudson Pointe Acquisition LLC

1486893

Bronx

New York

$22,555

VA NY Harbor Healthcare System, St Albans Community Living Center

1474970

Jamaica

New York

$0

Masonic Village of the Grand Lodge of PA

1475223

Lafayette Hill

Pennsylvania

$15,422

A full list of what standards were cited for each establishment – and the inspection number – are available here. An OSHA standards database can be found here.

Resources are available on the agency’s COVID-19 webpage to help employers comply with these standards.

Under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, employers are responsible for providing safe and healthful workplaces for their employees. OSHA’s role is to help ensure these conditions for America’s working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and providing training, education and assistance. For more information, visit www.osha.gov.

The mission of the Department of Labor is to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States; improve working conditions; advance opportunities for profitable employment; and assure work-related benefits and rights.

 

Agency
Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Date
October 9, 2020
Release Number
20-1947-NAT
Contact: Megan Sweeney
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