OSHA slaps company with $13K fine after 2 COVID-19-related deaths, dozens of illnesses

A New Jersey company was hit with $13,600 in proposed fines from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) following the COVID-19-related deaths of a husband and wife.

Avantor Fluid Handling LLC, of Eatontown, was accused of failing to protect employees adequately from workplace exposure to coronavirus.

"OSHA’s inspection found that Avantor Fluid Handling LLC failed to...