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Latest round of COVID-19 citations includes popular pumpkin patch

Posted at 12:03 PM, Nov 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-16 16:37:23-05

CARSON CITY (KTNV) — Four citations for violations of required COVID-19 workplace health and safety measures were issued last week by the Division of Industrial Relations’ Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Agency officials monitor and enforce compliance through in-field observations and through investigations opened in response to complaints and referrals filed with OSHA.

Citations issued during the week of November 2 were issued after an investigation was opened into a complaint or referral received by Nevada OSHA.

Peterbilt Truck Parts & Equipment, LLC
2272 Larkin Circle, Sparks, NV 89431
Inspection: #1495516
Penalty: $4,554

Violation Summary: Public attendance allowed at a live event on September 30 with attendance of more than 50. No approval obtained by the Department of Business and Industry, Division of Industrial Relations

Halloween Town Pumpkin Patch
510 South Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89145
Inspection: #1499377
Penalty: $5,398.00

Violation Summary: Lack of social distancing between employees and the public, lack of face coverings, and capacity violations

Tab Contractors, Inc.
6600 Amelia Earhart Court, Suite B, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Inspection: #1499261
Penalty: $8,675

Violation Summary: Violation related to lack of face coverings being worn by employees in close contact within vehicles

Sedillo Landscaping Incorporated
7473 West Lake Mead Blvd., Suite 100, Las Vegas, NV 89128
Inspection: #1487113
Penalty: $5,248

Violation Summary: Social distancing not being enforced, improper injury/illness recordkeeping

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Nevada OSHA has issued a total of 181 notices of citation and penalty related to violations of required COVID-19 health and safety measures in effect since mid-March.