PPE Violations Cost Company $1,040

As a result of an inspection by an Occupational Health and Safety Officer of a worksite, a company pleaded guilty and was fined $1,040 for failing to ensure that workers used a fall protection system at a work area where a worker may fall three metres or more and failing to provide and/or require workers to use appropriate protective headwear [Bonkowski Enterprises Inc., Govt. News Release, Oct. 25, 2013].