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on November 2, 2021

Agri Star Meat & Poultry fined in explosion

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Agri Star Meat & Poultry has been fined $28,415 for alleged safety violations found at its plant in Postville, Iowa.

The plant was the site of an explosion that injured two employees on February 4.

According to Cedar Rapids Gazette, the Iowa Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited…

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