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on July 23, 2021

OSHA cites 4 companies in fatal liquid nitrogen leak

Foundation Food Group, Messer, Packers Sanitation Services and FS Group collectively face nearly $1 million in fines

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited four companies for alleged violations related to a liquid nitrogen leak at the Foundation Food Group poultry processing plant in Gainesville, Georgia, that killed six people.

In a press release issued on July 23, OSHA stated that…

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