Dollar Tree To Pay $825K Fine For OSHA Violations

Law360, New York (December 11, 2015, 5:47 PM EST) -- Dollar Tree Stores Inc. agreed to pay $825,000 in penalties arising from safety and health violations at its stores around the country, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced on Thursday.

The Chesapeake, Virginia-based national discount retailer agreed to pay the fine and implement safeguards, such as removing obstructed access to emergency exists and removing electrical hazards, after OSHA found the various violations during 13 different inspections at several stores, according to OSHA, which is part of the U.S. Department of Labor.

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