April 27: Results of Construction Site Inspection Blitz Released
From Oct. 1-Nov. 30, 2015, MOL inspectors visited 967 construction sites during an enforcement blitz to increase compliance with safety requirements when using heavy equipment. They issued 2,277 orders for OHS violations, including 268 stop-work orders. Of the stop work orders:
- 35 related to heavy equipment violations
- 53 involved fall protection violations
- 27 related to excavation violations.