Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Republic Engineered Products Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Republic Steel
Penalty: 
$235,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
April 12, 2012
Primary Offense: 
workplace safety or health violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Department of Labor has reached a settlement agreement with Canton-based Republic Steel Inc. resolving citations issued by the department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration in May 2011 for violations found at the company's facility in Lorain. Republic Steel, formally known as Republic Engineered Products Inc., will pay $235,000 in fines, hire full-time health and safety managers, and improve safety training for workers at its steel mills in federal OSHA's jurisdiction. In addition to the Lorain mill, three other facilities are located in Canton and Massillon, Ohio, and Blasdell, N.Y.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Occupational Safety & Health Administration corporate-wide settlements
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Ohio
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
metals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
metals
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Parent company note: 
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