UPS fined $73,800 for safety violations at Louisville hangar - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

UPS fined $73,800 for safety violations at Louisville hangar

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Federal regulators have fined UPS $73,800 for safety violations at the company's airplane hangar in Louisville.

The Courier-Journal (http://cjky.it/2ivul8E ) reports the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited the company in October after the violations were found during an inspection. One involved an open-sided platform without proper safety railings. The other violation was related to workplace sanitation conditions.

UPS spokesman Mike Mangeot says in a statement that the company addressed the concerns immediately after they occurred.

Information from: The Courier-Journal, http://www.courier-journal.com

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by Frankly