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Plastics Company In Putnam Cited By OSHA

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(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) - A plastics company based in Putnam has been cited by OSHA for over two dozen health and safety violations.

The inspection found that employees at Superior Plastics Extrusion, Co. Inc were exposed to a number of hazards.

Chief among them: falls from unguarded work platforms, lacerations and amputation from unguarded machine parts, shock due to a lack of training for electrical maintenance staff, and fire or explosion from improperly secured gas cylinders.

The company now has 15 business days from receipt of the citations to comply.

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