EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH
APPEALS BOARD

Summary of Bickerton Iron Works – Decision After Reconsideration

A worker sustained an injury when he fell 25 feet. The board agreed with the ALJ that employer failed to carry its burden that it could not have known of the violation with reasonable diligence. There was no evidence regarding the extent of supervision of the injured worker on the date of the accident.

Bickerton Iron Works, 01-4978 (Word)
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February 25, 2004