Sebring Lead Crisis: 11 More homes test positive, village cited
Posted in Accident & Injury, Health & Wellness on February 10, 2016
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has announced the latest water samples taken by the village of Sebring revealed elevated lead levels in the tap water of 11 homeowners who asked for their water to be tested. The state agency said that 34 of 698 samples taken in Sebring since January 21, 2016 have showed lead...
Ravenna Company Fined for Lead Exposure
Posted in Workplace Injuries and Claims on August 8, 2013
Spectrum Machine Inc. is facing $188,300 in penalties for exposing workers to dangerous levels of lead and copper fumes, according to an investigation conducted by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). The Ohio company, which makes bronze and brass parts, received a total of 13 citations and was placed...