Metalico faces penalty over worker fatality

Nov 07, 2011 | 01:31 PM | Lisa Gordon

Tags  scrapyard, compactor, Metalico, Julio Vicente, Lisa Gordon

PITTSBURGH — Metalico Rochester Inc. has been cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) over a fatal accident in June.

Julio Vicente, 35, was crushed to death in a metal compactor at the western New York scrapyard after he climbed inside the equipment to clear a jam and the machine unexpectedly activated (AMM, June 7). OSHA has....





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