Texas Construction Company Fined $266K For Failure to Correct Fall Protection Systems
OSHA has cited Houston-based company Sonny Steel Erectors Inc. for a serious violation, a willful violation, and a repeat violation, proposing $266,416 in penalties. Workers were found without proper fall protection during a February 2023 project. Previous citations for similar issues were issued in 2019 and 2020. Despite penalties, the company hasn’t addressed its safety concerns. Sonny Steel Erectors Inc., active in Houston since 1999, specializes in commercial steel erection and employs around 50 workers.