The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health proposed that Valero Refining Co., headquartered in San Antonio, be penalized $535,374.
The agency also proposed that Total Safety US Inc. of Pasadena, Texas pay a $988,000 fine; J.T. Thorpe & Son Inc. of Richmond, Calif., a $141,125 fine; and T.R.S.C. Inc. of Vallejo, Calif., a $101,125 fine.
The worker was employed by J.T. Thorpe, according to Cal/OSHA in a ...